How COVID-19, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and Guillain-Barre Syndrome are Linked
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How COVID-19, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and Guillain-Barre Syndrome are Linked

We have learned a lot, but still have much to learn about COVID-19. Researchers have seen a link between COVID-19 and chronic fatigue syndrome (myalgic encephalomyelitis) as well as Guillain-Barre syndrome, which…

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Mike’s Story: Overcoming COVID-19 and Guillain-Barré Syndrome
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Mike’s Story: Overcoming COVID-19 and Guillain-Barré Syndrome

  When it comes to COVID-19, many people believe, "Well, it can't happen to me!" But with 16.8 million diagnosed cases worldwide, and nearly 4.5 million of those in the…

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Woman Faces Temporary Paralysis After Being Diagnosed with Guillain-Barre Syndrome
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Woman Faces Temporary Paralysis After Being Diagnosed with Guillain-Barre Syndrome

According to a story from wptv.com, young mother Sierra Henderson, whose first child is just 18 months old, reported to an urgent care facility recently with some unusual symptoms: a…

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FDA Approves Investigational New Drug Application For an Experimental Treatment for Guillain-Barre Syndrome
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FDA Approves Investigational New Drug Application For an Experimental Treatment for Guillain-Barre Syndrome

According to a story from BioSpace, the biotechnology company Cellenkos, Inc., recently announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given the company the go ahead to begin…

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Vacation Gone Wrong: Teen Opens Up About Her Sudden Paralysis Due to Rare Disease

People Magazine published an article about 20-year-old Kara Dunn who suddenly became paralyzed during a vacation to Spain, due to a rare disease she didn't know she had. Guillain-Barré Syndrome…

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A Novel About Recovering from Guillain Barre and Saying “Yes” to the Mom-cation
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A Novel About Recovering from Guillain Barre and Saying “Yes” to the Mom-cation

Four years ago, Meli Dez and Jules Morse came back from their "mom-cation" to Montreal changed. Both women were mothers of young children, and suddenly they were exposed to a…

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New Evidence Uncovered Connecting Risk Factors Between Zika Virus and Guillain-Barré syndrome
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New Evidence Uncovered Connecting Risk Factors Between Zika Virus and Guillain-Barré syndrome

New findings are coming from a recent study led by researchers at the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) that could have long-term implications for Zika Virus research. Evidence showed that…

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Is Zika a Risk Factor For Guillain-Barre Syndrome? New Research Sheds Light
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Is Zika a Risk Factor For Guillain-Barre Syndrome? New Research Sheds Light

You may have heard the buzz during the Zika outbreak in 2016. Many professionals suspected a relationship between the Zika virus and Guillain Barre Syndrome (GBS). Guillain Barre Syndrome is…

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A Years-Long Recovery: One Man’s Blog about His Experience with GBS
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A Years-Long Recovery: One Man’s Blog about His Experience with GBS

Joe Beernink has a blog describing his experience with Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS). More than three years ago, he wrote about his recovery and his healing process. He was told that the recovery…

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After Being Paralyzed For 10 Weeks, a Guillain-Barre Syndrome Patient Will Walk Again
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After Being Paralyzed For 10 Weeks, a Guillain-Barre Syndrome Patient Will Walk Again

Dancers have amazing muscle control. Through hard work and practice, they learn to make the tiniest movements precisely. So imagine the terror former dancer Emily Thompson, then only 20, felt…

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Is There a Possible Link Between the Zika Virus and Guillain-Barre Syndrome?
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Is There a Possible Link Between the Zika Virus and Guillain-Barre Syndrome?

Guillain-Barre Syndrome is a rare disorder that attacks the body’s nervous system. For anyone who has gotten Guillain-Barre Syndrome, the symptoms begin swiftly. It causes paralysis and symptoms typically begin…

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Guillain-Barre Syndrome Can Go From Bad to Worse… and Very Quickly!
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Guillain-Barre Syndrome Can Go From Bad to Worse… and Very Quickly!

Guillain-Barre syndrome, or GBS, occurs when the body's immune system attacks the nerves. People will usually notice tingling and weakness in their arms and legs. As annoying as that can feel,…

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From Hospital Room to Football Field: The Amazing Story of One Guillain-Barre Survivor
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From Hospital Room to Football Field: The Amazing Story of One Guillain-Barre Survivor

Inspiration comes from many different places, but the best inspiration usually comes from seeing someone achieve greatness in the face of obstacles. That is exactly what a Navy midshipman by the…

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