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  • sharp intermittent pains under big toe

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions May 9, 2016 03:08 PM

    Not gout, not diabetes; happens every few weeks, leaves one fatigued and limp! Starts as an itch, then intensifies. Last time, it also involved soreness of leg muscles on distal side. Lasts around forty minutes, then dissipates. No visible abnormality

  • 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....

  • I have suffered from pretty severe neuropathy in my feet for several years and would love some input

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions August 21, 2014 03:06 PM

    I do have diabetes but don't feel the neuropathy is that simply explained. I know I am Vit. D deficient and while my Vit. B12 shows in normal range on my blood work, I do have an elevated methymalonic acid, which can indicate Vit.B12 deficiency. I seem to have a lot of inflammatory indicators. I...

  • Burning FEET!

    lvshow 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions August 23, 2013 04:45 PM

    Hello Please share any ideas. I am having severe persistent burning skin sensation, escpecially in my feet. It seems they are on fire. Also liver enzymes are elevated always. I had abdominal MRI, Pelvis MRI and they could not find anything, just fatty liver. Checked me for diabetes, hepatitis C,...

  • Progressive pins-and-needles feeling in extremities

    Leah01 5 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions December 5, 2012 01:14 AM

    I am 24, female, nonsmoker, but overweight.About maybe 4 days ago I first noticed the pins-and-needles feeling in one of my feet. It was on-and-off, more not there than there the first day. The next day, I started noticing it in my other foot. By the end of that day, it was more frequently...

  • Vision swirls and seeing things not as they actually appear.

    krh417 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 26, 2010 01:56 PM

    I wasn't sure where to post this and it is quite a long story but thought better to list step by step.This all started with a cut on my foot that was pretty deep. That was healing a-okay. But about two weeks after I cut my foot, on a Thursday, I had what I thought was food poisoning (vomiting,...

  • TIA like symptoms

    jessopher 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 23, 2010 07:22 AM

    Hi,I have had these episodes for about 5 years. Originally diagnosed as being an NSAID sensitivity, in the last 2 years they have an onset completely separate from NSAID usage (i stopped taking nsaids all together). The episodes are not frequent at all, happening a total of maybe 4 times a year as...

  • 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...

  • weakness in body

    atif bin asif 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions May 20, 2010 01:47 PM

    i am suffering from this from past 5 months.i start feling extream weakness in my body,diffrent types of thoughts(diseases)start coming into my mind,gone under a lot of tests (diabetes,cholestrol.cratamine,)all were ok.this tenure remains for 1 to 3 days after that i feel myself so fine as nothing...

  • Jodi

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions May 12, 2010 11:53 PM

    Question: For Sally Pacholok:I am grateful to have found this site! A number of years ago I was diagnosed with low B-12 of 91 - it seems to run in my family as shortly after my diagnosis my sis was diagnosed also with a level of 48. My doctor put my on injections and told me it would be a...

  • Dizziness, Fatigue, Hair Loss

    thesingingsea 7 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions February 22, 2010 12:31 AM

    I'm extremely dizzy (no real issues with vertigo most of the time, though when I wake up really bad, it is occasionally a problem). I feel weak and lightheaded all the time. I never have energy (EXTREMELY tired all the time), and sleep doesn't help (I don't have trouble sleeping). I can't...

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  • Too much pain for too long

    lost hope 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions November 20, 2009 04:23 PM

    I admit I was an alcoholic for many years. I quit cold turkey in February '07 and ended up in the ER after having a siezure. I was diagnosed with neuropathy, and not having insurance at the time received no treatment. After I was laid off this August, I got on AHCCCS. My Dr. refered me to a...

  • subarachnoid hemorrhage, blood pressure fluctuates.

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions April 29, 2009 10:44 PM

    Hello, my dad is 80 years old and has high blood pressure. the meds he is taking is atenolol, benicard, and Doxazosin. He has recently been diagnosed with diabetes. On suday april 19th he got a subarachnoid hemorrhage. no aneurysm was found in MRI, Cat scan or cerebral angiogram. ANyway his blood...

  • Somebody please help... I have seizure or TIA like episodes but nobody seems to know

    Seeking Answers 12 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions March 22, 2009 02:54 PM

    It has been happening for a year and a half. I get a funny feeling come over me... I hold my mouth differently and it feels like I might drool. My breathing changes... I think it may get shallow but not sure... I start to talk and when I do I sound incredibly intoxicated... my words are slurred...

  • Tingling/numbness on face

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions January 11, 2009 10:09 PM

    I'm 32 years old. About 4-5 weeks ago I started to have a periodic feeling of tingling/numbness sensation on one side of my face between my eye and ear and approaching around the ear, but not all the way around the ear. It now occurs more often and reminds me a little bit of the last stages of...

  • neuropathy ?

    roeli2 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions December 3, 2008 09:38 PM

    I was diagnosed in Aug 2005 with diabetes but more than a year before, I noticed that when I walked, it felt like I was walking on "bumps" and it was very uncomfortable. It didn't matter what kind of shoes I wore. I still feel that all the time but my feet also tingle, feel numb at times and burn...

  • Healthy 8 year old girl- convulsing seizure

    ladulce 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions November 29, 2008 12:09 AM

    My daughter (who has no health issues and has not had a cold, or a fever) experienced a prolonged seizure last night, during which time she had her arms pressed against her body, her head back, eyes rolled back, and her jaw was NOT tensed. She was in the seizure for the entire time it took for an...

  • pulsating/tingling sensations blue/red feet need suggestions

    wl138gr 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions November 23, 2008 05:10 AM

    I have a horrible dr and live out in the middle of nowhere and need help trying to figure out which type of dr I should go to. Everyone I've seen has dumped me as soon as the test came back normal. I am now closing on 30 years of age. My symptoms started around 2003. I was in the shower I looked...

  • I don't know if I'm having seizures or what?!?

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 27, 2008 05:07 PM

    I've been having these episodes for about a year and a half now that last for about 10-30 seconds. They begin with a loud whistling sound that sounds like my ear is right next to a boiling tea pot, and then I can feel a great tingling sensation inside my head and lots of pressure and my vision...

  • Meralgia Paresthetica causes???

    amonos93 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions August 24, 2008 05:01 AM

    Good day,I was diagnosed with Meralgia Paresthetica (MP) back in 2002.At that time a had reached 22 years living with Type 1 diabetes.Up until that time I was well controlled, never skipping an injection as so many diabetics tend to do. I was and am still today very healthy, no diabetic related...