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  • post traumatic stress?

    kenandnichol 2 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 17, 2006 02:24 PM

    my husband has always talked in his sleep. but since he has come back from a few tours in baghdad he does a lot worse. he yells and thrashes around and believe it or not he actually got up and urinated in his closet all over his clothes and got back into bed like nothing happened. he also has...

  • can someone help please

    k4tr1na77 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 17, 2006 11:33 AM

    i am a 29 year old woman who has been having fainting seizures for about 6 mths , i also suffer constantly from headaches , neckache , inability to sleep for days at a time and irritability I had pneumonia in january although i dont know if this is related in any way whatsoever ......other than...

  • Chorea?? Drug Induced??

    mi4sunz 2 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 11, 2006 08:35 AM

    Hello:Can anyone tell me what drugs cause drug-induced chorea? I just started morphine and baclofen and since adding these 2 meds I started having chorea. I can list added meds I am on if that helps.Also, should I let my neurologist know I am having these symptoms? I have appt on Octoboer...

  • Unsure of condition - help

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 9, 2006 12:38 PM

    Hey all,don't know if this is the right place to post this, but recently my friend has told me he's noticed that he is feeling a bit wierd at the moment.He said that he forgets things much more than he used to, the fact that he generally feels like he is out of place ( I don't know what to...

  • hearing voices was just put off to deafness

    cartha 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 7, 2006 12:03 PM

    My husband has gone deaf over the years starting in his teen until now at 63 he is without any assited device due to the profoundnes of his deafness. He has always experienced "head noises" but over the past 2 years something has gone very wrong. First I must explain, after much research I find he...

  • Headaches, numbness, eyes....

    Jase86 7 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 7, 2006 09:46 AM

    Someone help...I haven't gone to the doctor yet, I'm going to make an appointment. But over the past couple weeks, I have noticed that I have been getting headaches...mostly behind my eyes. Almost to the point of a migraine, but not quite. Within the past week and a half, I will just be talking...

  • Blood Pressure Medication

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 5, 2006 03:13 PM

    I Am 28 Yrs Old And On Blood Pressure Med.i Want To Know If Marijuana Can Interact With Blood Pressure Medication And Cause A Severly Racing,pounding Heartbeat,especially When Lying Down?

  • hallervordan-spatz

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 5, 2006 01:43 AM

    hello i am new to this and my nephew was diagnosed with this . I am looking for a alternative medicine that will cure this disease. i am not shy ,a lot of things the doctors say is incurable is in fact very curable with alternative medicine any ideas will be apreciated

  • eye twitch

    Anonymous 101 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions October 4, 2006 05:35 PM

    anyone get twicthes in thier lower eye? If so, how did you get rid of it?

  • facial tics

    Anonymous 8 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 30, 2006 08:04 PM

    Im a 22 year old female and I started getting facial tics about 8 months ago. That was about 3 months after I started taking Welbutrin. The tics have gotten to the point were I am doing them at LEAST once every two minutes. It is driving me out of my mind. I went to a neurologist and he had me take...

  • concernedparent

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 30, 2006 02:20 PM

    Is it likely/possible that an otherwise healthy 22 yr old male, with no previous occurences could suffer from a vasovagal incident, resulting in unconsciousness, from getting up into a standing position too quickly? Should further investigation be done now, or simply wait to see if the...

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  • Pins and needles in hands, neck and face… from undercooked meat

    Ben Dare 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 27, 2006 11:40 AM

    While in Rome I ate an undercooked bunger from a street vendor (stupid I know). The next day I noticed a tingling in my fingers and a lightheaded feeling. This feeling went away for 12 hours and has now retuned. Along with the tingling is an overwhelming feverish and tingling feeling that comes and...

  • oligoclonal bands & possible multiple sclerosis

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 26, 2006 05:59 PM

    hi, I am new to this forum .. pls - can someone help me? my symptoms look like MS, but my "spinal tap" results do not (as my neuro sais) look like MS - because my 4 IgG bands are identical with the ones in serum .. my question: is there anyone here whose bands did not look MS like first - but...

  • Pituitary tumor...

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 18, 2006 10:13 PM

    Hi. I'll try to keep this as short as I can. In Oct 2002, I had a pituitary tumor removed via craniotomy. (It wasn't in a position where they could go through the nose) My symptoms were few. Lost all menstruation, elevated prolactin levels. I had gained a lot of weight. Anyway, the pathology...

  • misdiagnosed achilles tear?

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 18, 2006 09:58 AM

    3 months ago I had a slight pain inside and to the back of my ankle when running up hill. It didn't improve even though I stopped running so I saw a physio who diagnosed achilles/calf muscle tear and recommended stretches and laser treatment. All seemed to settle until I tried to run again and this...

  • Multi Focal Neuropathy

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 17, 2006 10:54 AM

    My mum has been diagnosed with the above. Everything I read on the web says it's nothing much and most people can go about their every day lives pretty much as normal.Mum said she started noticing symptoms Oct 2005. Things speeded up dramactically over the past 6 months. Now each time I see her,...

  • numb thigh, what to do

    Anonymous 62 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 16, 2006 03:56 PM

    For about half a year now, the outside of my right thigh from hip to knee, is numb. When I stretch it I feel a painless tingling and burning sensation, but the rest of the time it's just numb. I run and bike 4 times a week vigorously and am in very good cardiovascular condition. I binge eat...

  • stiffmans syndrome

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 15, 2006 11:41 AM

    Hello all,I have been searching high and low for others who have been diagnosed with SMS. I would like to know more about this disease in real life terms, as opposed to what I read on the Net.My symptoms range from ringing in the ears, sharp shooting/stabbing pains, electric painful spasms, vision...

  • Mega-cisterna magna

    Anonymous 34 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 13, 2006 07:44 PM

    For about half a year I have strange symptoms, especially at night:ringing in the ears ,Headache, cheeckache -very strong, problems with hearing. The MRI shows mega-cisterna magna. Has anybody similar symptoms? What can it be?I'd like to add, that I am only 30 years old.

  • essential tremor

    Anonymous 28 Replies
    Posted in: Nerve conditions September 12, 2006 10:24 AM

    Is it normal to experience pain with essential tremor. My husband had been told he had this. Several years ago he damaged his back and has what the doctor said was minor damage to a lower disc, which is causing sciatica. He has been on maximum daily dose of solpadol for this for around 8 years....