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  • 22 hours ago

    I want my brain back to normal

    I have detoxed off my meds about a week ago . I still do not feel in control of my mind and body. I have had little to no energy for months now . I have done all kinds of research on reasons to lack energy. I have had my Dr run blood test . The road is blocked !!! I am 36 , 11 years post hysterectomy, ( still have ovarys) 4.5 years post bi level ADR at L4 &L5 . 4 years post ACDF at c5 c6 . I have battled insomnia and sever anxiety both . I have worked nights for over 2 years now 4 pm-4am . Sleeping....
  • 2 days ago

    T2 hyperintensity (HIE)

    what is mean by T2 hyperintensity area in deep and subcortical white matter of both frontoparietal lobes and periventricular region -prrobably ischemic pathology (HIE) on doctor report ? how it effects on baby and is he being abnormal in future ? please repy me detaily
  • 2 days ago

    Brain Surgery

    If you have Temporal Lobe Epilepsy look into having Brain Surgery it will help with 3 types of seizures'.
  • 4 days ago

    Does anyone have these symptoms?

    I have severe numbness in my neck that goes into my head and causes dizziness to the point that I must hang onto something or sit/lay down or fall down, which at my age would not be good. I used to get these symptoms once a week and now I get them many times a day to the point that I am almost house bound. I have asked my Dr. several time what causes this problem and I keep getting the same answer, that it's from the arthritis in my neck. I had an MRI on my neck in 2015 and again in 2017 and....
  • 4 days ago


    I just found out my husband has parkinsons and he just had spine surgery as well 2 weeks ago. I am 64, work full time caregive before and after work. I get little sleep. I know its not all about me but how can i look after everything alone? My husband has high expectations and i do a lot of heavy lifting which i can do now but can lead to eventual strain. Retiring is not an option and we have hired snow removal and yard help. I am suffering burnout. Is it normal to get frustrated. How do you guys....
  • 6 days ago

    can someone diagnosis my nerve problem

    Height 5feet 6 inches ...weight 69 age 26 Diabetic ,thyroid tests,results are normal .NCS,RNS,EMG also normal .Currently my symptoms are ... double vision when I am closing and opening eyes ,walking difficulty ,when I am wide opening mouth severe pain,small bulges on some places on nerves ,when I am moving hands or legs back side of head is little paining ,trouble in eye moments .opening and closing fists becoming stiff and pain is coming and sound also coming,not able to type and not able to write....
  • Hit my head

    2 days ago I hit my head while fainting. I hit it on the corner of a dresser on the back of my head. I haven't had any serious head injury symptoms. Today I got a headache which feels like a tension headache but I get those all the time. I don't know if the headache is caused by the bump or just normal tension headache. The bump on my head is sore and soft. I'm sort of a hypochondriac so please don't say it's deadly or serious. Just need to know if I should get it checked out....
  • 6 days ago

    Brain injury lack of oxygen

    My sister went into Duke for a back surgery. A few days after the surgery she went into cardiac arrest twice an was brought back by CPR. She was still at Duke an put in ICU on a ventilator. The CAT scan showed no brain bleed or stroke. EEG showed, brain activity, but slow. She responds to pain. Eyes will dilate some. It's been six days an she has not regained consciousness. The doctors say her brain was damaged by lack of oxygen. She has not had MRI. Doctors want to send her to hospice. Been....
  • 8 days ago

    Pain and Alzheimer's

    In response to the question about pain perception in persons with Alzheimer's, I had a personal experience with that very thing. My mother had the disease-- the most terrible thing I can imagine. I had taken her to her ophthalmologist who detected a retinal bleed that needed immediate attention. He performed an injection to administer local anesthesia. I was an OR RN at the time. Usually people are sedated at the time of such injections. I was amazed that my mother showed no anxiety or fear,....
  • 10 days ago

    Vibrating while sitting in chair

    Hello. For about 4 to 6 weeks now, I am experiencing a very troublesome and at times painful vibrating while sitting in my recliner - even sitting still. I wonder if anyone has any ideas to help me? Any help is greatly appreciated. Thanks.