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  • Flu-Like Pain Throughout Body

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions October 29, 2015 03:44 PM

    Hi, I'm a sixteen year old female. For the past four days I have had body aches that cause me to not go to school this whole week. I've always had leg pain-which had seemed to get more severe as time goes by. I know I have inflammation around my knee and thighs area, but I don't know exactly what's...

  • 17 female Walking problems numbness,tingling,paralysis in legs & arms & fingers weakness all over

    cutiepie2368 7 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions June 23, 2014 07:31 PM

    I'm 17 years old from Chicago,IL i have the Illinois medicaid insurance and i have been experiencing the following.. Walking problems Numbness,Tingling,Paralysis(legs & arms & fingers) Weakness all over Muscle spasms Tremors vision problems bladder & bowel issues light headed Falling Vitamin D...

  • Trying to figure out this pain?

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions April 24, 2014 04:29 PM

    My typical day with pain (April 19 2014) 07:15 am, Woke up and lower back hurt -- lasted all day 08:03 am, Sharp pain and numbness in my left buttock and left ankle (outside part) lasted 15 min. 09:36 am, Left Shoulder and stiff neck pain, was sitting on couch during the time lasted 25 min. 10:23...

  • Please help my wife

    SSALTMAN 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions October 28, 2013 03:29 AM

    We have been struggling with this for 5 years and she is at the end of her rope. Hx below35 y/o female with fatigue, increased abdominal girth, weight gain, myalgia, bilateral wrist and had pain with swollen hands and fingers. Patient can no longer wear rings that she had worn for 6 years. ...

  • neck injury+breathing probs

    sonjackson 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions April 30, 2013 06:54 AM

    I fell off my bed this morning and onto the back of my head/neck... my chin was pushed forward into my chest and all the weight of my body went at an angle onto what I'm thinking was C5 (about 2 vert. above the prominent one)... now my chest is heavy and deep inhales are relatively painful... SCM...

  • Chronic Severe Joint Pain

    forestry00 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions October 9, 2012 01:52 AM

    Hi, my boyfriend of seven years has an undiagnosed chronic joint pain condition. He is 25 years old. To start off with a little bit of history, he has had this as long as he can remember. When he was young, people just told him it was “growing pains”. I can’t go into too much detail about other...

  • "Muscle Spasm" I'm not so sure Doc

    lncr454 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions June 20, 2012 02:17 AM

    I have been dealing with this for some time now and I just cant take it anymore. I think the work comp Dr is wrong possibly.Symptoms:- Extreme intense burning feeling in upper back/lower neck (a little above shoulder blades and down spine to mid back) - Sharp pains randomly shooting down my spine...

  • Short lived youth?

    JoshV8Hwd5z 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions February 7, 2012 06:40 PM

    Okay, so here is a discription of my body type.20 years old.Stoutly built5'7" Tall268lbPretty strong concidering I don't work out.WhiteAnd here are all the problems I have right now. Chronic headaches (daily)High pressure sensitivity of skull.Very prone to headaches, A good example is if I sit...

  • statin damage

    matildablue 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions September 20, 2011 09:01 AM

    Hello, I am looking for some help please.In March 2011 my Doctor here in Australia placed me on a Cholesteral tablet - Lipitor and because this did not agree with me, I was then given Crestor to take. Around June 2011 I noticed changes in my legs, arms and shoulders ie pains in the calves, severe...

  • Upper body pain with liver inflammation

    Buddybill 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions September 17, 2011 09:50 PM

    A few weeks ago I developed flu like symptoms except it involved cold sweats and shaking as well as fever, headache, neck pain and nausea. Eventually the flu symptoms faded and the doctors found I have an inflamed liver. Tests have found I don't have Hepatitis A, B, and C. I now have severe pain in...

  • New/In Need Of Help...

    zackman 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions August 23, 2011 01:35 AM

    I am a 40 year old male who has had consistent reoccuring health issues for more than 9 years now. Over the past year, these issues have left me essentially disabled, unable to work and without an income. I've been labeled as a hypochondriac, lazy, and every other kind of negative term that goes...

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  • Cant see my doctor till the 1st of sept, need help.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions August 9, 2011 02:44 AM

    Four days ago while working, i became light headed and fatigued. These symptoms progressed into feeling weak in my entire body, especially in my legs to the point where I sometimes feel like i can hardly walk, and dry, sore eyes where i constantly feel like i have to put in eye drops. The fatigue...

  • Fybromyalgia or something else??

    fallingapartmommy 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 5, 2011 09:36 AM

    Hello, I am 30 yrs old. I have 2 kids, 10 and 6. I am 5'1 and 100lbs. About a yr ago I was diagnosed by a Rheumo with Fibromyalgia and then by my PM with nerve damage in my L5 from a EMG. Test done: I have had a MRI of my back, neck and hips all normal. I have had blood work including ANA all...

  • Muscles are breaking??

    fallingapartmommy 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 4, 2011 04:19 AM

    Hello, I am 30 yrs old. I have 2 kids, 10 and 6. I am 5'1 and 100lbs. About a yr ago I was diagnosed by a Rheumo with Fibromyalgia and then by my PM with nerve damage in my L5 from a EMG. Test done: I have had a MRI of my back, neck and hips all normal. I have had blood work including ANA all...

  • My muscles are breaking?

    fallingapartmommy 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 4, 2011 04:16 AM

    Hello, I am 30 yrs old. I have 2 kids, 10 and 6. I am 5'1 and 100lbs. About a yr ago I was diagnosed by a Rheumo with Fibromyalgia and then by my PM with nerve damage in my L5 from a EMG. Test done: I have had a MRI of my back, neck and hips all normal. I have had blood work including ANA all...

  • Bad neck, shoulder and upper arm pains

    Concordia 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions June 13, 2011 01:36 PM

    About four weeks ago, I went to see my doctor with the complaint of neck pain and regular headaches. He told me that a muscle leading from my neck to my head (on the left side) was most likely the culprit, and prescribed me a gel ointment and pain killers. After that the regular headaches ceased,...

  • muscle pain and poor circulation

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions May 9, 2011 08:57 AM

    I am a 31yr old female. I don’t drink and I like to think I eat a balanced diet.I smoke between 15-20 cigarettes a day, although I am currently trying to quit.I used to love walking and running. I do not do so much anymore because of reasons I will explain but I am pretty active all the same.For...

  • severe left flank pain for a month...

    Sindee10 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions April 16, 2011 04:47 AM

    hi im 25 ive been having this pain for about a month it started very small but has progressed into very painful pain. its on my back left flank its always there sometimes it will not be as painful but always there now im also getting right pain on my neck and arm very bad headaches ive seen 3...

  • My 12yo daughter - long post sorry!

    Minerbird 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions March 19, 2011 05:30 AM

    Hi everyone,I'm new to posting but not to reading the forum :)My poor daughter has had a really rough time the last 6 months, but we are no closer to finding out what is wrong with her. i have done so much reading, and I have my own ideas, but wondered if anyone here may have a different angle...

  • Odd skin pain, bone pressing.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions December 2, 2010 11:13 PM

    For over a month I've been experiencing a strange pain which I think is the closest to a skin pain. The feeling is very similar to pressing on a bruise after being extremely beaten, but I have no bruises, no bleeding. I can't stay in bed because my back hurts too much. It feels like the skin is too...