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  • 1 day ago

    Weird Symtoms When Driving??

    When I drive my carotids tighten/throb and soon after it starts I feel lightheaded. To the point that I haven't been able to even drive to work many days. I tried to push through it once and almost passed out and started shaking. I've had normal MRI and CT scans of the head. Its definitely not anxiety. After I stop driving I feel confused for a while. I've also had ear popping lately and feel strange after eating a big meal...not sure if it's all related.
  • 2 days ago

    lower back pain and ED

    1) Frequent & urgent urination - i get up to use the bathroom like 10 times a night. 2) Dribbling - after urinating 3) weak urine flow 4) Lower back pain 5) tingling in the buttocks region 6) Erectile Dysfunction - some days i cannot get an erection. Some days only halfway. 7) Lower abdominal pain sometimes. I have been to Cuba twice, I have done thoracic and lumbar mri's which the doctors said were normal. Scrotal ultrasound showed a small cyst in my left testicle. The doctor said that was....
  • 10 days ago

    Numbness, muscle twitching, and no diagnosis? Read this.

    I felt compelled to write this a year and a half after first experiencing neurological issues because #1, it seems that a lot of folks who have similar undiagnosed conditions simply "disappear" online (hopefully that means they've gotten better), and #2, I am still alive after a year and a half, so my goal is to give hope to anyone who is experiencing similar symptoms and have not had any luck with a diagnosis. First things first. If you have not seen any neurologists, stop reading....
  • 13 days ago

    No actual healthcare or HUMAN KINDESS here

    I have a seizure disorder and was arrested and booked for it the other night. I am unsure what to do about the whole thing here. I keep trying to get it figured out and I am treated as though I am a mental case....to be fair I may be but its still no damned excuse to be arrested for uh sleepimg in public.......OH and by the way I was also clotheslined and bashed my head pretty good when I got to my cell. I have never in my life been arrested. and boy am I still confused by the whole situation. I....
  • 15 days ago

    Random things when writing

    My husband has started to experience random things appearing when he writes or types. For example when he was filling out paperwork at a doctor's appointment, he noticed he had written two random characters in front of his address. Later that same day, he noticed a text he apparently sent but it was random words and he doesn't remember typing it. I have tried to search for these symptoms and have not had any luck locating anything. Has anyone else experienced this or have an idea what may....
  • 18 days ago

    Headache for 10 years (migraine ?)

    I have been suffering of headache for almost 10 years. I am working in IT industry. I have tried to list out everything to know all about headache. Symptoms 1. One side headache (throbbing). 75% left side and 25% right side headache. 2. Nerve at side of the scalp gets enlarged and blood goes speedily 3. Little blur vision and sometimes flashes 4. Sensitivity to reflected sun or bulb light 5. Sensitivity to thin and high sound 6. Little hot body 7. Feeling hot and little sweat sometimes 8. Weakness....
  • 19 days ago

    Helping my husband with Parkinsons

    Having a hard time knowing how to help my husband with Parkinsons. It has gotten to the point of him shuffling to walk, very stiff, and falling. How can I help him.
  • 20 days ago

    Swelling in neck above collarbone

    Hello, I’m a 39 year old woman with a history of high blood pressure 189/110 my minimum is 130/95, for the past year where my collarbone is in the middle on both sides swells up to a golf ball size sometimes bigger on both sides every 4-5 minutes and goes away, I’ve done X-ray , ct scan and ultra sound of my neck and nothing shows up and none of the doctors seem to know what’s causing it, any ideas of what I should do? Thank you
  • 25 days ago

    MRI Results - T2 and Flair Signal

    I had a recent CT scan on the brain that indicated chronic microvascular ischemic changes. I was told after the CT that it appears more advanced then it should be for my age, and suggested a MRI. I then had an MRI with findings: Scattered and confluent nonspecific areas of high T2 and Flair signal intensity in the hemispheric white matter. What does all this mean? I am a 62 yr old female in good health, no chronic small vessel disease or migraine headaches.
  • 1 month ago

    Forgets About Items in Left Hand

    My father is suddenly showing some signs that I would normally associate with dementia (forgetting to close a car door when going inside, or leaving items out that previously would have been put away, or getting easily confused when trying to send email, for example - all brand new behaviors in the last 2 months). However, one symptom in particular is very peculiar. He forgets that he has an object in his left hand. For example, he walked out of a restaurant with a food tray in his left hand after....