Patient discussion about porphyria

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Q. I am 21 years old and have porphyira. I am in a crisis now. Its ruining my life. Please help!

A1Maybe these will help:
http://www.mayoclinic.org/porphyria/treatment.html
http://www.ehow.com/how_2085933_treat-porphyria.html?ref=fuel&utm_source=yahoo&utm_medium=ssp&utm_campaign=yssp_art
Hope this helps.
A2If you are currently suffering an acute attack of poprhyria you need to get medical attention! A high-carbohydrate diet is recommended including heme supplements which the doctors can help you with. This disease isn't pleasant and is not easy to deal with, I can be sure of that, but you need to learn as much as you can about it in order to help yourself avoid attacks and get treated as soon as possible when you are experiencing symptoms.
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