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5 1 Mon, 21 Sep 2015
Respected Sir, Last year in the month of Jun 2014 my father suffered a stroke, due to which he got numbness in left side of the body. we are regularly medicating him but the numbness is still same. Though he is able to do all his daily works without any help, but he is feeling nervous due to the...
3 0 Mon, 21 Sep 2015
I have high blood pressure, really bad headaches which have sent me to the er, tingling in the arms uncontrollable muscle movements and bad muscle cramps really bad night sweats and hot flashes during the day. I m on depression and anxiety meds and bp meds. Lately my headaches have gotten worse (...
6 1 Fri, 18 Sep 2015
Hi, I woke up with a really bad cold on Sunday and I still have it now. Yesterday morning, I went a little bit dizzy at the stop of the stairs in my house, I stepped to go down the first step but i managed to slip right down to the middle and I landed in a funny way. I had pain at the top of my...
3 0 Tue, 15 Sep 2015
I have been having random dizzy, light headedness accompanied by tingling in my arms and hands. After blood work and X-rays nothing showed abnormal but it is bad enough that I have missed time from work. Can this possibly be caused by early onset of menopause? It lasts longer than just an hour or...
18 1 Mon, 14 Sep 2015
Why is fibromyalgia so difficult to diagnose? I have been told that it is all in my head. I just feel like there is no help for us. Just throw another medication at me. Was recently hospitalized with a severe allergic reaction to a new prescription for parkinsons, but have never been told that I...
11 1 Mon, 14 Sep 2015
C3-C4 right paracentral disc bulge with end plate osteophytosis and right sided facet hypertrophy. There is mild central canal narrowing with severe right sided foraminal stenosis. No left sided foraminal narrowing identified. C7-T1 there is endplate oseophytosis with diffuse disc bulging. There...
10 1 Mon, 14 Sep 2015
I have a pulsating throb going up my spine. Starting at the bottom of spine and my stomach up to my head. It s been going on for years now . but seems to be getting more frequent and intense. Then 3 days ago I started having pain in my left shoulder blade.
3 0 Mon, 14 Sep 2015
I have a c1-2 bone spur. I am experiencing right sided numbness. No pain, just tingling and numbness. From my lip to my foot. The numbness and tingling is intermittent with problems with coordination in both right arm and leg. Nothing in particular exacerbates. Just comes and goes. Lasts from a...
2 0 Mon, 14 Sep 2015
Hello. I have both degenerative disc both lumber and cervical...spinal stimulators, also l. & c. Also epileptic and fibromyalgia patient. I have been for the last week had a very different feeling migraine, in that I cannot stand without pain getting so bad I am in tears. I am wondering if I...
10 1 Fri, 11 Sep 2015
I had a Dexa done and it shows osteoporosis both hips 26.9 decrease bone mass right hip and 24.6 decrease in the left hip along with a 3.9 % increase in bone mass in the upper lumbar spine L-1 and L-3-L-4. what does the lumbar spine section mean? Will I be bent over like some senior citizens are...
2 0 Thu, 10 Sep 2015
My fourteen year old daughter has had three convulsive seizures in the last three months. This has never happened before. Her menstrual cycle is not regular and each seizure has occurred with the menstrual cycle during the early hours of the morning around 6:00 a.m. in her sleep. We have an...
2 0 Thu, 10 Sep 2015
I was recently diagnosed with global cerebral dysfunction disease that first showed up in 2009 brain Mri with contrast and it was not caught by either the radiologist or my Neurologist who ordered it I just had another brain Mir with contrast done and it has significantly gotten worse since...
9 1 Wed, 9 Sep 2015
Dear Doctor... Thank you for extending help to patients online.. My Medical history started a year back..I started a gym and i used to run on tread mill for 10-15 mins daily...wd one hour workout...Also used to play cricket once a week. ..that is it.. After couple of months...My legs started...
3 0 Tue, 8 Sep 2015
I am standing, there is 1/2 second my brain knows my legs are giving way and I fall. Tomorrow, I am going to the doctor and I want to be very specific so that I am not like others who suffer many years with this happening, and have no diagnosis. I do have anxiety and panic attacks, especially...
3 0 Mon, 7 Sep 2015
About 6 mo ago my 15 yr old son suddenly started stuttering and having involuntary twitching, usually in one of his arms. There has been no change in the stuttering but the twitching has gone from 2 or3 episodes per week to about ten per day.he says it isn t painful but that he has no warning and...
2 0 Mon, 7 Sep 2015
i am extremly concerned about my mom. She started having tingling and numb feelings in her feet that started crawling up her legs and causing a heaviness in her feet and legs and sometimes continues up towards her back. She gets nauseous and feels like she is going to pass out. This has been...
3 0 Fri, 4 Sep 2015
My question is how can I get rid of a varies in my head cased by Shingles over 25 years ago , now 7 years ago the fires started up again and I in terrable pain and got a bussing in my head which doesn t stop and it s driving me crazy can u help me Josephine Mcginley
3 0 Fri, 4 Sep 2015 name is april... I have some questions... I have an operation for my left chronic sclerozing mastoiditis... I cant make operation because my approval doest approve as of now... Im afraid of my condition if the infection inflame in my body and my brain,and will be affect in my health.. I...
2 0 Fri, 4 Sep 2015
Yesterday I was sitting drinking a cup of tea quite relaxed after nice picnic out with the kids when I got this sudden dizzy feeling or woosh through my head. I carried on as normal but anxiety took over during the night & I feel every feeling in my head now wondering if it s related / going to...
3 0 Fri, 4 Sep 2015
I ve been having a problem with muscule movement and tongue twitching and my neurologist do not give a straight answer about what it could be. I know I have an abnormal EEG and also I have epilepsy since I am Seven years old, I would appreciate if you can at least tell me what do you think it...
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