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  • Posted By: evilempire
  • June 8, 2008
  • 02:28 AM

So a couple of weeks ago, I started having some very annoying symptoms that are starting to dominate my day to day life. Throughout the day, I have numbness in my hands and mouth. As I start to eat or drink I can't feel the food/drink in my mouth, so I start to feel like I'm going to choke. I'm constantly on edge and feel dizzy quite frequently. Caffeine makes it worse. Alcohol makes it better. Any ideas?

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  • bump.. no one?
    evilempire 2 Replies Flag this Response
  • Yeah, I was thinking some sort of infection might be the cause because of the rapid onset. I was pretty healthy up to the start of these symptoms. I really can't afford to go to the doctor, so I'm looking at a self-help approach. Any ideas on remedies? P.S. - I don't think it is lyme.
    evilempire 2 Replies Flag this Response
  • It's also, and probably most likely, anxiety.Just a thought
    Anonymous 42789 Replies Flag this Response
  • Try here: http://www.wrongdiagnosis.com/news/multiple_sclerosis_occurs_in_1_1_million_people_worldwide.htm
    aquila 1263 Replies Flag this Response
  • I thought alcohol made lyme worse, not better. Thats what those lyme sites say.
    chromegirl666 101 Replies Flag this Response
  • food additives, maybe...go organic or eliminate artificial sweeteners and other additives and food dyes..
    Monsterlove 2921 Replies Flag this Response
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