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  • Loss of my life at 37

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions March 11, 2016 03:21 PM

    I'm a 37 year old woman that feels like I can not find a neurologist that can help me. I had a head injury in 1999 and now I have uncontrollable epilepsy. Now in November, I started having memory loss up to 6 weeks of memory at a time. Forgetting where I live, my children, time, and days. Numbness...

  • babysister

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions May 2, 2011 04:58 PM

    I just found out I also have arachnoid cyst my head had been hurting for weeks got worse went to my primary care dr, she put me on norco for pain the pain got worse never in my life have I had a head pain like that so the same day that I had went to the dr, later on my face got really numb the next...

  • chiari malformation type 1

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions March 29, 2011 09:24 PM

    I am suffering with chiari malformation type 1. I am from pa and only 34 yrs old .I think it has been atleast 8 yrs ago this started. I knew something was wrong when I had an epideral for my son. I was sick instantly and couldn't stand up straight for almost 2 months I crawled on my hands and knees...

  • chiari 1 & fibromyalgia

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions February 24, 2011 08:33 PM

    I recently had a cervical spine MRI for what we thought was a pinched nerve, causing numbness in my left arm, the results shown a Chiari 1 Malformation 5.6mm and bulging dics C5 & C6. I've also have fibroymyalgia. I went to see my neurologist today and he said that 5.6mm is too small to be...

  • help with vertigo/dizziness.....PLS

    kkross 1 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions February 4, 2010 04:09 PM

    I have been dizzy for over a month now. The doctors cant find any underlining reason that i SHOULD be dizzy...but, that answer sure dont make the dizzy go away. Its 24 hours a day...to varying degrees. I have seen and ENT, with all normal results on the tests they did. I have been to a...

  • dazed and confused but 100% sober!

    jimi86 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions March 21, 2009 03:43 AM

    hello people,some quick info, im 22, generally in good health and am a male.on and off for almost a year now ive been experiencing a dazed and confused feeling of disorientation, extreme fatigue, and light headedness.I've seen my GP several times and he's telling me its all stress/anxiety related,...

  • Popping/Jolting senasation in the brain

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions December 12, 2008 03:10 AM

    Hey all... I'm wondering if this is something serious:I've been having what seemed like a bout of food poisoning over the past four days, with a fever reaching 39 celcius, serious diarrhea, and sometimes a sensation of being on the verge of vomiting.Two nights ago while driving to a friend's place...

  • Just needing some advice

    bozisMom 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions November 24, 2008 03:24 AM

    I was recently told that I have low lyeing cerebellar tonsils. He told me it can be many things with my symptoms which include Numbness and tingeling on the right side of my face unable to think clearly at times, at time the words I want to say arent comming out of my mouth but I can think them...

  • vibration in head

    clemen08 9 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions July 30, 2008 04:50 AM

    I am a 33 year old women who is having the following symptoms, I feel this vibrating sensation on the left side of my head, it comes and goes throughout the day, some time I put pressure with my hand to stop the vibration. I though that I was going crazy, I did not know how many people are...

  • Complex migraines

    auntkiki 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions July 13, 2007 06:31 PM

    What are those? and I have also just recently been told I have archanoid cyst, but that is not causing my symptoms which are posted under archnoid cyst forum. Nuerosurgeon is sending me to nuerologist Diagnosis complex migraines vs archanoid cyst..But he pretty much qaruntees its not the cyst...

  • Worried

    MissSallyBrown 2 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions February 13, 2007 03:23 PM

    Hi, I'm new here. I guess I'd like some help if you'd like to offer it or some encouragement. I'm kind of depressed about all that is happening. Well, I guess it would help you guys out if I told you what was going on.About 2 weeks ago I was admitted to the hospital for headaches and numbness in my...

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  • Brain Tumor

    nccarol28732 3 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions January 15, 2007 02:21 PM

    My boyfriend last year had brain surgery to remove an epidermoid tumor from the left side of the brain stem. Surgery went better than expected and new mRI is clear he was lucky for thaat. The tumor benign was pretty reare tumor to be on the brain stem. he is left with impaired eyesight, double...

  • Concussion - Are these Symptoms Normal?

    onefromnone 8 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions October 26, 2006 08:37 PM

    Hi- I suffered a concussion during an assault which occured 8 days ago, I had a CT scan which came back as "normal"... I was knocked unconcious, and woke up with a cut over my left eye. I think I may have been hit with either a fist or a pool stick....The symptom I am having that is concerning me...

  • Weakness and numbness

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions March 26, 2006 02:29 PM

    for the last month or so I've had numb sensations in my right hand, right arm and right leg. I had 2 fleeting episodes where I felt a weakness in my right leg where it felt as though it might buckle. But lasted for only a few seconds and then I had the feeling back again. The last one happened...