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Confused

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Book ok????
« on: July 20, 2021, 02:47:50 PM »
Hi,
I am still pretty sick from the Covid shot I took but have a question.

Has any one read "Sjogrens-Guidebook"?  It is published by Medifocus.  It is available as an e-book or a paper book.  I need to know if it is a worthwhile reference book.

Thanks.

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Re: Book ok????
« Reply #1 on: July 20, 2021, 04:37:20 PM »
Hi  :)

Sorry I can't help. I did read a Sjogren's handbook back when I got a diagnosis bit it wasn't that one and I can't for the life of me remember what it was.

Hope someone else can help and I hope you feel better from the vaccine shot soon.

Take care - Scottie  :)
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« Reply #2 on: July 20, 2021, 08:53:38 PM »
Scottie,
I hope you are doing better.  Thank you for writing back.

I am not up to researching anything so figured if the book was ok someone would write they had read it.  This is for someone who is trying to help me but does not have enough knowledge and
I have not recovered enough from the vaccine shot to make sense.   The pharmacist said you  could actually wait with no actual schedule.  IT is only the first shot that has to be scheduled with a wait time before you take the seconds shot.  The second shot can be as long as you wish but you will not be fully covered until you survive the second shot.

More shots are in the works.
Blessings

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Re: Book ok????
« Reply #3 on: July 21, 2021, 04:14:11 AM »
I'm not familiar with that book, and get no results when I search the title, but the Sjogren's Foundation has a book list that you might find helpful at sjogrens.org/shop/category/sjogrens-related-books  ( you have to copy and paste the address, since it leads to a site asking for donation for a foundation) and our Spring has compiled a list of books on this site as well, at https://sjogrensworld.org/forums/index.php?board=37.0

I would be a bit cautious about delaying the second shot, most health authorities recommend a period not to exceed 42 days, but some places have stretched it to 90 days because of supply problems, and claim good effect.
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« Reply #4 on: Today at 08:43:18 AM »
Shot #2 could be a huge issue.
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« Reply #5 on: Today at 10:08:41 AM »
Linda,
Thank you for the book reply.  Boy, my mind is really shot.


Jazzlover,
I am terrified on getting the second shot!

I know they have new shots with newer variants coming.  I don't metabolize meds right and with the way this first shot hit me and I still have not recovered I don't know and looking at newer shots that may be required I'm not sure which way to jump.