Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
198 Doctors are Online

Eye sight loss, cannot hold neck up, off balance. History of headaches, hard to sleep. Why ?

My symptoms are: I am losing my eye sight and went to the eye doctor and he stated that my eye sight in the front of my eye is still the same and I shouldn't be having problems. I cant hold my neck up and if I look down I cant control my head and it just drops. I have lost power in both of my arms and I stay off balance. I cant hold my head up to sit for long periods of time. I have a history of headaches. I have never had an injury to my neck. Its hard for my to sleep.
Asked On : Thu, 10 Oct 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  18
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi, thanks for posting. According to me, your problem is related to the neck. You have developed a condition called spondyloarthritis cervicalis which consists of a damage of the neck. This has come as a result of your lifestyle, your posture and sedentary life. Your symptoms are related to a reduction of the blood circulation in base of the brain. This blood comes from the arteries that originate from the neck.
I recommend x-ray imaging to find out if your neck has this problem. After that I recommend physiotherapy, and lastly it is important that you consult your neurologist. Keep safe!
Answered: Thu, 10 Oct 2013
I find this answer helpful

 1 user finds this helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor