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  • Is Ayurveda Crohn's Disease treatment allowed in USA?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories November 12, 2014 06:11 PM

    I am looking for an associate or CAM hospital in America to introduce Ayurveda treatment for Crohn's. Ayurveda is the ancient medicine practice in India, prevailing here for hundreds of generations. There are very good remedies in Ayurveda for general ailments as well as for highly complicated...

  • I had a Fem Pop bypass for bad circulation. I caught an infection from the procedure.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories October 30, 2014 10:07 PM

    After being discharged from the hospital approx. 2 wks. later my rt. foot started getting red and numb. Went to hospital and the graft had to be removed. My 3 biggest toes turned black and had to be amputated and 2 months later my TKR which was in for 10 yrs. doing fine had been contaminated and...

  • When I turn a certain way it feels like an organ is sticking into my ribs and I have to move to fix

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories October 28, 2014 10:25 PM

    Feels like an organ is stuck in my ribs

  • Runny nose, doctor can not explain it

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories October 28, 2014 10:15 PM

    Runny nose, no cough no anything else all blood work and ct scan normal Only when rising in morning, never happens when in bed. Changed houses, washed every thing if was a smell or item would have it every day but it comes and goes can be fine for a few days then boom. Again HELP!! With ideas

  • heavy legs

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories October 14, 2014 06:36 PM

    soreness in lower back area and heavy warm legs when walking

  • head and neck pain

    neckandheadpain 2 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories May 9, 2013 09:17 PM

    I am 33 all of a sudden my back of my head allong with my neck all the way to my forhead always is achey. My head is tender I always have headaches sometimes intermitten little shocks. Doctors are no help.The only thing that helps is vicodin and muscle relaxers!!!

  • Something Strange (coughing/choking then sneezing)

    Siennis 3 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories June 30, 2010 02:54 AM

    Hi there, I'm new here and the main reason I registered is because I'm curious (and a little concerned) about something both my Mother and I do, but nobody else we know does.Imagine this, if you will be so kind: You're taking a nice sip of water, but it goes down the wrong pipe. So you cough....

  • Nubain - a near fatal experience

    keishainu 1 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories June 25, 2009 06:39 AM

    On Friday, June 19, 2009, I visited the local Urgent Care Center for treatment of a migraine headache. I was given an injection of Nubain. Within 5 minutes I began reacting. By 20 minutes, 911 had been called and 4 EMT's arrived at my home to find me in the bedroom screaming and convulsing. It...

  • my son has hallucinations whenever he has a fever

    lifeiswaycool 85 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories April 12, 2008 10:24 AM

    I have decided to seek help for a strange problem my son has had since he was about 7. At first I thought it was a fluke, or just some strange side effect that would accompany a fever. But whenever my son has a flu, or cold that is with a fever, he will wake up in the middle of the night having...

  • Pressure in head / Stomach problems / Heart palpitations

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories January 11, 2008 10:44 PM

    Hi I'm a 25 year old male, and I've noticed some serious health decline in the past month and a half. Originally I had severe pain in my upper right quadrant which food or smoking would aggravate. Eventually I started to get an accelerated heart rate and feeling faint after eating fatty meals or...

  • mouth blood blisters

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories May 16, 2007 02:05 AM

    I get blood blisters in my mouth quite frequently (about 5 times per week) when I eat something too sweet or sour or salty or even dry. They pop up in a second and are filled with a lot of blood, on the top or sides of my tongue, inside my cheeks or the roof of my mouth. I have to pop them with a...

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  • Vitamin B12 deficiency is commonly misdiagnosed.

    Anonymous 17076 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories February 17, 2007 12:51 AM

    I diagnosed myself at the age of 21 with vitamin B12 deficiency. The only sign I had was enlarged red blood cells, no anemia. I am now 43 and have been an ER R.N. for 20 years and have also been researching vitamin B12 deficiency and pernicious anemia for 20 years. I frequently encounter...

  • visiting a thai hostess bar - now I have something nasty

    StupidStupid 3 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories January 24, 2007 12:02 PM

    I have done something really stupidNearly 3 months ago whilst visiting BKK I visited a hostess bar and had 2 girls maturbate my penis whilst I touched their vaginas simultanously and then they encouraged me to masturbate myself and finish off by climaxing onto one girls vagina. There might have...

  • Very Sore Toe Tips and Toe Tops

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories January 14, 2007 12:38 AM

    Several of my toes are extremely sensitive and I feel an intense pain when they are touched. The pain occurs on some toes on the tip of the toe, a little bit below the nail, and on other toes, the pain occurs at the top of the toe. There is some redness where there is sensitivity and the skin may...

  • Open breast sore

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories December 5, 2006 04:18 AM

    Let me start by saying that I am asking for help for a woman who will not get it.. my 63 year old mother, who hasn't seen a doctor since she was a child and doesn't intend to do so; ever. This is more for me so that I can brace myself for what lies ahead, I need to know. She told me over the...

  • Red spots on legs with muscle pain and joint swelling.

    Katt Tiger 1 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Stories November 6, 2006 10:35 PM

    Leg muscle pain begin Oct 11,2006, Oct 14 red spots appear around both ankles and leg. Oct 17 swelling of the right knee, and swelling of left foot migrate to the left wrist and hand and then to the right foot. To date Right ankle is swollen spots will fade but just keep coming back. The...

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