There are some people who believe metal filings are the root of all evil, oh, I meant the root of many illnesses. However, there is absolutely NO medical evidence that proves it.
Some hip replacements don't contain any metal at all.
Yeah, I have some metal filings, but, no, I don't think they have anything at all to do with Lupus or any other diseases.
Lynnwood, Lupus & Sjogren's Moderator, Dx: 2002DIAGNOSING LUPUS & LUPUS RESOURCES
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