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My Brother has been very ill for the past ten years .From

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My Brother has been very ill for the past ten years .From being a Highflier to being on sickness benefit.
He has type 1 diabetes, asthma, chronic fatigue syndrome, psoriasis and a few others.
In addition, he has multiple medication intolerances (such that unable to tolerate prescribed
medicines, even for hypertension--which is always high); he also has multiple food intolerances. His doctors have run all kinds of tests but have been unable to resolve these
intolerances. Do you have any suggestions as to the next steps, as we are desperate --to know what to do. PLEASE CAN YOU HELP?
Submitted: 10 days ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
I asked a QUESTION Yesterday at 3:50 PM .I am still Waiting for an answer. Please Could you help?
Expert:  Nicola-mod replied 9 days ago.
Hello,
I've been working hard to find a Professional to assist you with your question, but sometimes finding the right Professional can take a little longer than expected.
I wonder whether you're ok with continuing to wait for an answer. If you are, please let me know and I will continue my search. If not, feel free to let me know and I will cancel this question for you.
Thank you!
Nicola
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
I am Happy to continue to Wait for your Answer. Many Thanks
Expert:  Nicola-mod replied 8 days ago.
Hello,
We will continue to look for a Professional to assist you.
Thank you for your patience,
Nicola
Expert:  Dr. Bob replied 8 days ago.

Hi there. I'm Dr Bob and I would be happy to assist you if you still need help.

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Dear Dr Bob,I Would be Grateful If You could Respond to the Question I Have Already asked,
As Dr Nicola knows ,
Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Dear Dr Nicola, Having Waited for your Answer, you Passed my Case To Dr BOB,
However I am still Waiting for My Case to be Answered,Could Someone Please help?
Many Thanks
Expert:  Dr. Bob replied 6 days ago.

I would be happy to try to help with your questions. I've read your post and was left with the impression that your brother has seen many doctors. Do you know if he has seen an immunologist? Do you know what treatments have been tried? His type of case can be very difficult to diagnose precisely and manage effectively, and likely will need an academic immunologist willing to order more specialized testing and treatments.

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