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  • Worring Symptoms

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions February 21, 2010 01:34 PM

    Hello,I am male, unable to work and no insurance, so I am desperately looking for answers.About 9 years ago I was admitted into hospital with a six week history of headaches and strange neurological symptoms. I could not extend my RH little finger and my RH middle and thumb would only move...

  • Strange "Neuropsychopathy" when taking drugs

    undiagnosed022 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions November 21, 2009 09:05 AM

    Hello I have tried to take various antidepressants (SSR,amitriptyllin and a SNRI).I always took them in low doses and as a single medication but I didn`t response very well to them.I experienced on and offsett chronic nausea (without burping),on and offsett migraine aches,personality changes,short...

  • Help- Episodes of Stroke like symptoms

    mcinern2 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 25, 2009 05:52 PM

    The "episodes" happen without warning. They last from 5-10 seconds. They start with a tingling (pins and needles) sensation at the base of my skull and swirls throughout my head (no other extremities). I become very light headed to the point of almost passing out. I get extreme vertigo after...

  • Dr Cottle PLEASE HELP!

    Christa Bernadette 3 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions August 2, 2009 07:31 PM

    Dr Cottle (or anyone else who can help!),I noticed that you posted information about "brain shocks" for another member. Please help me figure out what is happening to my mother. She is a very healthy 70 year old. Her doctor doubled her dose of Diovan about 11 days ago because her blood pressure...

  • Tingling and numbness, nausia

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions March 7, 2009 10:17 AM

    Hi,I am a 21y/o male student from Australia.About 3 years ago, I had a few days of feeling light headed when I was standing. Then one evening I had a severe and sudden onset of numbness and tingling in all my extremities, getting progressively worse, and extreme nausea/dissiness/vertigo, almost as...

  • please i am actually goin to kill myself the pain is unbearable

    ally70 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions December 16, 2008 04:45 PM

    Irritable bowel syndrome(diagnosed) , constant need to urinate and sharp pain also, constant tiredness weakness and dizziness , body tremours especially in the hands, horrible discomfort after eating and increased pulse rate after eating and heavyness when I breath, underweight , unable to tell if...

  • Anxiety disorder or Parkinson's?

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions November 7, 2008 07:14 PM

    I've been to see one neurologist and have an appointment for a second opinion next month.I am having issues with tremors in the left arm; i.e., trembling while holding the morning newspaper. I cannot fluidly wave 'bye-bye' with the left wrist, have difficulty with anything involving fine motor...

  • Sudden onset of nausea, then powerful deja vu, dizziness and fear

    doubtful 20 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 2, 2008 03:06 PM

    Male, 23, smokerSudden onset of nausea, then powerful deja vu, dizziness and fear. Lasts approx 30 seconds. 0-2 times a week at random times for the past 2 months. Sometimes the feeling is accompanied by straining to remember an indistinct event that pops into my head. I'm usually aware that these...

  • Shingles? Again?

    PainsMe 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions August 14, 2008 03:05 AM

    Shingles? Again? Doing some research i found that nerve pain due to shingles can be at times hard to diagnose.You may even think it's a gallbladder attack. I have just been though all the tests needed for what i thought was a gallbladder attack. Could it be shingles?. I had chick pox twice as a...

  • Debilitating (Exertional?) Headaches / Lupus

    lgjk020202 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions July 19, 2008 12:39 AM

    I began suffering from headaches/migraines about one year ago when they started for no real reason. They were extremely debilitating and would last for days/weeks. I was rarely light/sound sensitive and had no nausea but was extremely motion sensitive and would experience tingling thoughout my...

  • Help! Strange seizure-like episode

    Anonymous 8 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions May 28, 2008 07:48 AM

    This scary episode happened last night. Today all I could do was sleep so I didn't call the doctor yet. I finally called this evening and he said to call tomorrow for an appointment. He thinks it's my heart, but said he doesn't know what to think. I think it's my head. I think I need to see a...

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  • Does anyone know what is wrong with me

    shampoo 2 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions March 19, 2008 09:32 PM

    I am 14 years old and I recently had a CT scan for sinusitis. I only had sweeling oe something of the membranes. I have headaches all the time, dizzyness,nausea, sometimes it's so bad I can't even walk straight, my hands shake, my vision is messed yp and I get annoyed VERY very easily. I'm afraid...

  • Almost constant lightheadedness / some nausea

    three4rd 3 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions January 23, 2008 08:47 PM

    Hi, Since around November, I have been experiencing lightheadedness - not anything like I feel I'm going to pass out, but just enough that it's really annoying at times. It's just always there in the background, along with neck pain and tension. I don't have headaches with it, but lately have been...

  • Headache, vision changes, asthma

    annaPEB 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions January 11, 2008 08:16 PM

    A friend of mine (16) is suffering from on and off headaches. She says it has started about 2 years ago, and that it's getting worse. She describes it as very intense but also very short-lasting. She doesn't have any accompanying nausea or vomiting, light or sound doesn't hurt her any more (so I'm...

  • Numbness on my right side

    40young 4 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions November 27, 2007 04:40 PM

    At the end of Oct 2007 - I got a terrible headache and was nauseous. Thought I was getting the flu. The symptoms lasted about 8 days and nothing helped either symptom. Sleep did relieve the pain until I awoke. Along with this was an odd feeling in my right side. It feels like my circulation wasn’t...

  • unbalanced gait, weakness, nausea, lightheadedness

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 30, 2007 04:55 PM

    Hi My mom has been out of work for 5 months. She has been through so much. At her last visit they told her she has had a lot of mini-strokes but all of her CT scans, MRI's and blood work all check out clear. She walks unbalanced, is weak and fatigued all the time, she has nausea and is...

  • they are fail to diagnose my illness

    Nadoia 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions July 24, 2007 02:10 PM

    I'm a 48 year old woman .It all started six month ago. I got intense and painful headaches. I got some tablets thinking it is my sinus but it didn't work. Then I went to visit a dentist though it was because of my teeth , but the headache still there never gone .then I went to An ophthalmologist...

  • Parkinson's Disease

    AmyStar 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions July 18, 2007 08:25 AM

    Hello all! I don’t know whether I am writing the appropriate section or not. Anyway I was reading the article on Parkinson’s disease and then I thought that it will be a nice idea to join this community. Actually my dad has been diagnosed with this disease a couple of days ago. I never noticed the...

  • "Migraine" then an array of symptoms

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions May 18, 2007 08:02 AM

    I'm 24 and have been perfectly healthy my whole life.April 6th I had a pain on the left side of my head. I developed tingling fingers and face, and an inability to speak the words I wanted.It went away after about 3-4 hours.I felt groggy but fine for the next 2 days.Then Two nights later, I felt...

  • Neuroendocrine help please!

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions March 15, 2007 10:05 PM

    Recently diagnosed with Hashimoto's Thyroiditis. Not getting better. TPOab still near 3,000 and TSH near 5.0. Symptoms I have Experienced: · Mitral valve prolapse (slight leak) discovered during doppler evaluation for causes of palpitations.· Intermittent tachycardia, pulse of 94/minute or...