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  • Dandy walker variant

    reeti_2013 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions June 23, 2013 06:18 AM

    Hi All,My li'l one was diagnosed with Dandy Walker variant yesterday after MRI scan results were out. He turned 1 yr recently. H eis the most lovable child, can melt hearts with his smile. The Ped referred to MRI when we went to him for development delays as he hasn't crawled or stand up yet. He...

  • Dandy walker variant

    reeti_2013 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions June 23, 2013 06:15 AM

    Hi All,MY li'l one was diagnosed with Dandy Walker variant yesterday after MRI scan results were out. He turned 1 yr recently. H eis the most lovable child, can melt hearts with his smile. The Ped referred to MRI when we went to him for development delays as he hasn't crawled or stand up yet. He...

  • Blackouts/dizziness?

    misterspock 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions April 9, 2013 08:48 PM

    Don't know if it is serious/brain related, but I'd like some answers? -- I've had lots of backpain since I started riding horses a few years ago and it isn't age related, I don't believe, because I'm only 16! My older sister helped me by massaging my upper and lower back and sometimes popping it...

  • Possibly Drugged Child (?)

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions January 25, 2013 06:17 AM

    Hello all,Not sure if this is the right place for this, but I would appreciate any help.My wife's cousin has an undiagnosed development issue. Many believe it may be Asperger's Syndrome or High Functioning Autism. He is almose 18 and in high school.Last Saturday his parents told him to go...

  • 28 y/o male with rapid cognitive/memory decline for 6 months

    Viewz85 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions January 10, 2013 04:03 AM

    Started in mid July 2012 as blunted effect and thousand yard stare and quickly progressed to disorientation and dissasociative thinking as such that I was in another place time and nothing looked familiar. Even close family members began to look strange and unreal. Given the increase in...

  • alcoholism

    Concerned Brother 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions November 14, 2012 06:21 PM

    I need help with a brother who has wernicke's due to years of alcoholism. He is living in a park in Phoenix and refuses to help himself. I don't want to see him die. Any advice or help would be greatly appreciated.

  • Wernickes disease

    Concerned Brother 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions November 14, 2012 06:13 PM

    Hello Everyone,I have a brother in Phoenix who has wernicke's. He was prescribed Adderall by a physician at a homeless shelter in late September or early October. I don't know the dosage, but it was supposed to be for 1month. Needless to say he took it all in a week or two. He has since been...

  • arcnoid cyst

    sherstar 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions September 4, 2012 05:31 AM

    CAN SOMEONE TELL ME IF THE HAVE ANY INO ON THIS PLEASE:5 year old child growing up severe headaches find out later in life its a arcnoid cyst on left back side of brain. the headaches are aid not to be anything to do with the cyst. lots of catscans not moved or grown. loss of thinking, cant go...

  • Are my symptoms normal for a concussion, what can i do to recover

    dspears31415 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions April 21, 2012 10:17 PM

    To anyone willing to read and respond. I was in a car accident about 1.5 months ago. It was an almost head on collision at 50 mph(other driver just drove into front of my vehicle). I hit my head on something but blacked out briefly and dont know on what, i assume windshield through airbag due to...

  • Vertebral Arteries not feeding Basilar artery?

    henrypk 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions October 26, 2011 09:14 PM

    What does it mean if your vertebral arteries are not feeding blood to your basilar artery and the basilar artery is instead getting blood from elsewhere? Is this normal or common, or something that needs correcting? Could it be the cause of symptoms like headaches and dizziness?

  • holoprosencephaly brain disorder

    Laurellen 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions August 26, 2011 03:25 PM

    Can holoprosencephaly ever go undiagnosed?

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  • Help for Parents with Children who have been Diagnosed with Hydranencephaly

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions June 7, 2011 05:46 PM

    Hi, I am mother to a 10 year old daughter who has hydranencephaly. I just wanted to post and let anyone who visits this page looking for information know that there is hope! There is also an excellent support group on Facebook, with over 200 families, who share lots of information, help, resources,...

  • Head or sinus?

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions May 14, 2011 12:59 AM

    Hello,I have a weird one for you. First off I get major head pressure pain which feels like someone is squeezing my brain. It last for a few seconds then goes away. It comes and goes from 2-30 minutes over a few days. Laying down or bending over causes the pressure pain to stay. I get what feels...

  • 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...

  • Epilpesy in children

    daisy0307 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions April 29, 2011 03:28 AM

    My son is 7 years old and he has had epilpesy since he was about 1 1/2. The doctor said he has Absent seziures and im wondering what the chance is that they could turn into grand mal seziures? he is on meds for them but they dont seem to be working now. when he first got them he would fall and hit...

  • Im 17

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions April 21, 2011 05:18 PM

    Im a 17 year old girl and ive been having these "ice pick" headaches for a while. i would have a few a day when i was 15. then they when away and now they are back. im scared its a tumor.ive looked it up and it normally does not affect young people...help?

  • weird problem

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions April 11, 2011 06:37 PM

    i'v been having this bizarre problem in the last couple of months - my sneeze reflex just doesnt work. i havent been sneezing in god knows how long, but i always have this irritating sensation in my nose where i feel like i have to sneeze but it never comes out, or it almost comes out and i'm about...

  • Neurocyticercosis

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions April 4, 2011 05:29 PM

    What aggravates neurocyticercosis?Is it possible for neurocyticercosis to manifests in 4 months?Are there any lifestyle changes in an individual that can cause seizures?If a person is diagnosed with neurocytecercosis while traing in the army he is medicaaly boarded out on grouds of not attributable...

  • Quick Payday Loans with No Fax

    MurofruingCor 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions March 31, 2011 02:35 AM

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  • Instant Payday Loans with No Fax

    MurofruingCor 0 Replies
    Posted in: Brain conditions March 31, 2011 01:52 AM

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