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  • I am going on my 5th day of this headache. The md's advice of taking Indocin is the best med for it.

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions February 15, 2016 03:28 PM

    I started getting this Ice Pick Headache 5 days ago. I looked it up online m.d's seem to prescribe Indocin for it. Not pain med's. I thought about it and Indocin is the best. My husband suffers from Gout. Gout is somewhat of the same type of pain. Instead of the foot, the pain is in the head. They...

  • Do you have PALINOPSIA? Would info and to share!

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions November 2, 2015 09:10 PM

    I was 99% surely diagnosed with Palinopsia today. The neurologist doesn't have any information as this apparently is very rare so I don't know anyone either, thus would love to hear others experiences. From previously I have migraine without aura then I had brain sugery approx 8 years ago that also...

  • For more than 1yr,i've a severe headache with numbness and hot sensation especially on my right leg

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions May 11, 2015 04:41 PM

    It used to be like an episode but for the past few months it's staying continues..my head hurts, I do have feelings for anything, I feel pain, my right leg tingle and burn. Doctors don't know what is wrong and I am helpless and so desperate

  • Blood tests came back normal but I feel horrible. What is wrong with me?

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions January 19, 2015 06:03 PM

    Hi everyone, I have been suffering for the past two years from extreme headaches. I'm also very tired, even though I sleep like a rock. I have always been active but now it takes extra effort to even find the energy to attempt exercising. I have a fever, too, that varies from 37,7 to 38,9 degrees....

  • Can MS be ruled out, any other observations?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 30, 2014 05:53 PM

    A 45 Y/O female friend is really struggling with Painful feet and hands Constant headache not migraine (has migraines and says it's not the same) Urinary incontinence at night Faecal incontinence Fingers not responding as they should Legs and feet not responding as they should...

  • Bells palsy facial nerve decompression surgery 2013 now bilateral facial palsy no diagnosis yet

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions June 23, 2014 07:28 PM

    I had Bells for the 6th time August 2012 had facial decompression surgery Feb 2013 since the it just get worse, Bilateral facial palsy, was diagnosed with Meige and Blepharospasm after EMG then referred to another Neurologist for Botox was decided that it will not work, and it is not Meige, Eyes...

  • Icepick headaches with many new symptoms that accompany headaches.

    Lou_Lisa2002 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 24, 2013 05:29 PM

    Around 7 months ago I started experiencing hearing problems... like my hearing was muffled... this comes and goes... but has now become constant. The doctor told me my ears looked fine and maybe I have sinus pressure in my ears and gave me a nasal spray... this didn't help at all. I also wake up...

  • Neurological effect of electric shock injury

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 14, 2013 10:10 AM

    A few years ago I received an electric shock from an electric fence. This was the start of numerous migraines, mental exhaustion, muscle ache and twitching, sensitivity to electric fields, photosensitivity, photophobia, sensitivity to noise, naming the main noticeable issues since this accident, as...

  • Visual symptoms undiagnosed, not migraine

    abbybee 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions July 15, 2013 05:55 PM

    I am 28 and I see one or more circular multicolored shape that flashes, even with my eyes closed. This has been since 3 months. Eye tests are all normal. The features are as follows:1. They last for maximum 2 minutes and happen more than 2 times a day. 2. They get intensified by exertion and almost...

  • Flashes in vision, not migraine, still undiagnosed :(

    abbybee 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions July 15, 2013 05:45 PM

    I am 28 and I see one or more circular multicolored shape that flashes, even with my eyes closed. This has been since 3 months. Eye tests are all normal. The features are as follows:1. They last for maximum 2 minutes and happen more than 2 times a day. 2. They get intensified by exertion and almost...

  • Episode/Attack ER visit

    gravity_fighter 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions June 16, 2013 10:09 PM

    I'm a 33 year old male, overweight with an admittedly poor diet, but otherwise completely healthy.  No blood pressure problems, no family history of diseases, I don't drink, smoke, or do drugs.  I rarely even get sick, maybe once every 5-6 years.  Last night, I ended up in the Emergency Room, taken...

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  • Possible first seizure

    Tracy37 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions June 9, 2013 12:21 AM

    I experienced an episode where it felt like blood rushed from my feet to my head, then I felt like I was gong to pass out, my sister was sitting next to me and said I had a blank stare she was talking to me but I was not responding to her and my head was ticking to one side this lasted about 40...

  • Info please

    BJ Mitchell 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions February 6, 2013 05:36 AM

    I had a strange thing happen to me just before Christmas...I was driving to a work related training, and 1/2 hour after having an ENSURE HIGH PROTEIN SHAKE, my brain just shut down...it was not fatigue related, but I have also recently discovered I have a gluten issue, so I don't know if this is...

  • Phantosmia (Olfactory Hallucination)

    celticstuntmonkey 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions February 3, 2013 02:14 AM

    Hi. I've never posted on a forum before, but am really stumped. The smell that no one else smells (Olfactory Hallucination) began back in Summer 2011. It smells like diesel fumes and is so realistic that it actually causes nausea and a headache. It isn't constant, but rather, it comes and goes....

  • Please help!!!

    moonstar 2 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions January 25, 2013 12:24 AM

    About a year ago i was driving to school and my right foot went numb almost like it was asleep within the 45 min drive to school it had worked its way up the whole right side of my body. I called my insurances nurse line and they told me to hang up the phone and call 911 the ambulance came and got...

  • Any advice would be greatly appreciated, thank you.

    mariakelly 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions December 28, 2012 12:04 AM

    Good evening everyone. Thank you very much for taking the time to read this post.I have searched around the net with my symptoms and always seem to get serious or worse-case scenario answers. I am hoping someone on here will be able to shed some light on what might be happening with me. I am not a...

  • I would greatly appreciate any help or advice please

    mariakelly 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions December 28, 2012 12:02 AM

    Good evening everyone. Thank you very much for taking the time to read this post.I have searched around the net with my symptoms and always seem to get serious or worse-case scenario answers. I am hoping someone on here will be able to shed some light on what might be happening with me. I am not a...

  • A teeny problem

    EnglishLady11 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions November 4, 2012 02:07 AM

    So to tell you everything ill have to go the beginning (I know it would be helpful!) I went the doctor because I was collapsing and nearly blacking out and body ache with constant headaches but that was put to low blood pressure so they said eat right and blah blah but now lucky me ha developed...

  • Numb face and left hand

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 8, 2012 02:39 AM

    My lips suddenly went numb quickly followed by my entire mouth. It rappidly spread to the left side of my face and then to my left hand. This lasted over ten minutes and then my hand returned to normal and my face slowly is. I am 53 year old male with no known conditions except for pitting...

  • Need help with muscle twitching/jerking issue!

    seventhcandle 4 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions August 18, 2012 08:51 PM

    Hello. Prior to this summer, I was a healthy, active 31 year old male with a fairly normal sleeping schedule. Outside of migraine with aura, I didn't really have any other health problems. I am married, have one child, and working full-time in an educational career. Over the summer, I had a...