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Valerian Root, All About
True Wild Valerian Root, Valeriana officinalis The name "Valerian" is derived from the Latin valere , which means "to be strong" and refers to both the health benefits of the plant as well as its distinct odor. The plant was known as "...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary V
Have a Cuppa? [About Herbal Teas]
Through the ages, long before modern doctors prescribed a wonder drug to help us with almost every ailment, it was the witches, shamans and priests before them, that brewed up the various drinks, ointments and poultices that have kept the human race...
Earth Mysteries >> Herbalism
Basil - The Herb of Kings
Basil, from soil to seed To strong stems and beautiful leaves. I ask for blessings to have bestowed As I nurture and watch you grow. From mornings dew and sun of afternoon To rays of the stars and midnights moon Mother Earth watch over thee As I my will, So...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary B
Welcome again to the Rune-of-the-Month Club. Actually, it seems like it's become more like the Rune-of-the-Season Club, since the last time I sat down to write one of these, I was snowed it; and now, daytime highs are well into the 80's! I'll try to write a...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Lapis Lazuli
Receptive. Element: Water. Solid, med. to dk. blue. In meditation, opens brow chakra; higher guidance, intuition, connection to higher self, overview, decisions for good of all. Organizes, quiets mind. Opens throat/thyroid chakra; self-expression, writing,...
Earth Mysteries >> Stones, Minerals & Metals
It's been less than two weeks since I wrote the article for Jera; so it looks like I'm back on track. This Rune is both fascinating and multifaceted! Both the Sheils and Edred Thorsson identify Eihwaz with Yggdrasil, the Norse World Tree or Cosmic Axis. The...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Receptive. Element: Water. Healing, peace, meditation, widsom. General communication and writing stone. Logic, ideas, truth. Balances body energy levels via thyroid, pituitary, lymph, and other glands. Helps throat chakra, insomnia, neck, mouth, hearing,...
Earth Mysteries >> Stones, Minerals & Metals

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Gerstmann–Sträussler–Scheinker syndrome, fatal familial insomnia
Pre-symptomatic diagnosis in fatal familial insomnia: serial
Pre-symptomatic diagnosis in fatal familial insomnia: serial neurophysiological and. 18. FDG-PET studies.
Fatal familial insomnia and familial Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
Fatal familial insomnia and a subtype of.
Fatal Familial Insomnia
Fatal Familial Insomnia. The First Account in a Family of Chinese Descent. Sian D.
Fatal Familial Insomnia and Familial Creutzfeldt- Jakob Disease

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EC revises guidance to minimize risk of animal spongiform encephalopathy
In humans, spongiform encephalopathies include different forms of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD), Kuru, Gerstmann- Sträussler-Scheinker Syndrome (GSS), and Fatal Familial Insomnia (FFI).

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Fatal familial insomnia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fatal familial insomnia (FFI) is a very rare autosomal dominant inherited prion disease of the brain.
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Fatal Familial Insomnia - Documentary - YouTube
May 5, 2009 A very interesting documentary about Fatal Familial Insomnia, showing cases and relatives of victims dealing with the disease. ABC production.
The Worst Disease You Can Get: Fatal Familial Insomnia and the I
Pierluigi Gambetti, one of the discoverers of the condition known as fatal familial insomnia (FFI), claims that it is "the worst disease you can get.

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