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  • Treated for Guillain Barre in February of 2013 with IVIG and I still have severe nerve damage?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions November 25, 2014 06:51 PM

    I need help finding how to feel better? I was treated for Guillian Barre Syndrome in February of 2013 and I still have chronic fatigue, electrical shock and severe nerve damage. Most days on a scale of 1-10. I feel about a 4. I am a 48 year old male and am disabled now. I do have in addition...

  • 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...

  • Facial paresthesia

    carolmills 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions June 17, 2013 03:13 PM

    I have been suffering from facial paresthesia for almost 20 years. It feels as though a heavy, intensely cold, liquid is hitting the crown of my head and pouring down my face. These sensations are present 24/7.Although they are not physically painful in the accepted sense of the word, since they...

  • What are others' experiences with Complex Migraine or Complicated Migraine?

    Lynn v 2 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions August 11, 2012 01:33 AM

    Why is it called Complex Migraine (CM)?Personally, the only reason I can see why it is called CM is because the mechanism of action for “regular” and complex migraines is theorized to be the same. I am not an M.D., but basically, one of the nerves in your brain goes catawampus, and this triggers a...

  • Please help us, we have spoken with several nueroligists

    highspeed63b 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions August 25, 2011 04:15 PM

    A little history of hers:She is 21yrs old, 5'1" and weighs 186 lbs. She is Anemic or was in past... anytime she would eat she then later vomited so she wouldn't gain weight. She has been eating really good since she has been with me, she is actually overweight now. She does have the...

  • Nervous system meltdown - HELP!!!

    verysore777 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions August 13, 2011 07:39 AM

    I have fallen onto my coccyx on a gutter 11 months ago and have had severe debilitating pain the whole way up my spine, into the base of my skull and the whole way down to my left foot (perhaps the sciatic nerve - it hurts a lot in the middle of my left buttock as well and across my lower back)...

  • Don't agree with a doctor's diagnosis

    Anonymous 6 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions August 1, 2011 09:19 PM

    I've been to see my neurologist today about some problems that I have been having for months, his final diagnosis was that this has been caused by stress (my mother has cancer) however, I don't feel like this is the truth. I don't want to be seen as a patient who isn't happy with what I've been...

  • What is happening to me..? (Convulsions, twitching)

    Anonymous 4 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions May 21, 2011 12:30 AM

    I am a 20-year-old young woman and I am tired of not knowing what my body is going to do to me next...At the age of 16 (the typical age for silliness and shenanigans), I proceeded to get very inebriated for only the second time in my life. I had been wrestling with friends, and at some point, hit...

  • what is going on??

    jessd1187 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions April 16, 2011 10:14 PM

    a few days ago, i felt this weird sensation sort of like a goosebump feeling on the right side of my head. in a matter of minutes the right side of my face, below my eye, my cheek, temple and my ear (it was red and hot) started to feel tingly. i want to say that it felt numb but it wasnt numb. i...

  • Trying to find a diagnosis for my love

    highspeed63b 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions March 20, 2011 05:14 PM

    A little history of hers:She is 21yrs old, 5'1" and weighs 186 lbs. She is Anemic or was in past... anytime she would eat she then later vomited so she wouldn't gain weight. She has been eating really good since she has been with me, she is actually overweight now. She does have the implanod...

  • Tingling in Arms and Hands, Cannot Open Eyes or Communicate

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions March 16, 2011 04:22 AM

    I have a friend who, about a month ago, started having strange symptoms. She says it starts with tingling in her arms and hands, her hands sometimes stiffen, she cannot open her eyes or communicate. She sometimes has pain radiating up her back and into her neck. Has been through MRI, spinal tap,...

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  • Issues involving orthostatic intolerance, photopsia and pulsatile tinnitus

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions February 9, 2011 02:14 AM

    I’m a 24-year-old caucasian male, who has been in decent health for the past few years. I have been experiencing headaches for the past few months, which I assumed were due to slight dehydration. On the 12th of December, 2010, I experienced a strange aura (upper-right quadrant of right eye), within...

  • Tremors/shakes in initial stages of sleep

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions December 10, 2010 12:43 PM

    Hey there,Over the past 5 or 6 months now, I've had a problem off and on whereby I put my head down to go to sleep, I'm about to fall asleep, and suddenly I notice I'm shaking (usually my hands/arms); they are not violent, just mild, but rapid.Once I realise this, I come back to full consciousness,...

  • Shaking hands!

    turnipchick 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions November 7, 2010 01:18 PM

    My hands constantly shake and tremble. It is not a large tremor, only slight, but it does get a lot worse sometimes (especially after I exercise) and it is worrying me slightly. I do not think it is to do with stress of anything specific like that, but I don't know what to do, or if I should be...

  • tingling and pins and needles

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 16, 2010 11:37 PM

    Hello all im a 20 year old male. For the past week and a half I have had weird feelings throughout my body. They are strongest throughout my feet followed by my hands. But I can feel similar shocks pop up throughout the surface of my body, my arms legs back shoulders stomach tongue chest and...

  • Helpless in Illinois please help me

    moparman70440 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions August 2, 2010 05:49 PM

    I have many symptons and hope someone takes the time to read this long post and responds. The first thing I noticed was one summer I would be driving to work and if I would start to cough and my vision would almost go away. It seems like everything was different shades of gray and blurred together....

  • Detached feeling- brain not working..?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions June 4, 2010 12:03 AM

    I am 19 years old, female, 5'4" and about 150 lbs. I go to college but am on summer break.This all started about 2 weeks before school got out. I got these wicked headaches behind my left eye and I would be lethargic all the time, and nausea would come along with the headaches. I contributed it to...

  • Miller-Fisher/Guillian-Barre'

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions May 18, 2010 02:21 PM

    I hope to help others by letting them know of my event:Two months ago, I went to bed with no symptoms. I woke up the next day and could not focus my eyes. Three days later, I went to bed and woke up to paralysis of my inner "face" for lack of a better term. My throat was numb, I could not speak...

  • burning forearms and whole body spasms

    arthurec 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions May 6, 2010 02:02 AM

    three months ago, i awoke with burning forearms and entire body muscle spasms. stomach muscles are as tight as rubber bands and painful. pelvic floor is also painful. next came depression. i was under massive stress at the time. stress better now but still have all symptoms. was found to be hypo...

  • Fainting, eye twitching, heart pulse in ear

    Tyberius 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions April 26, 2010 05:58 PM

    2 weeks ago, I passed out, fell straight down, hitting a table and computer monitor on the way. I do recall the moment my head hit. It really hurt. After 5 minutes I came to. I went to the hospital, whereby they admitted me for 2 days. They ran all manner of heart related tests. Prior to fainting,...