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The waiting game.

I am a 30 year old man, with two kids under the age of 3.
I have had non-specific neurological symptoms off and on for about 5 years, naturally been prescribed mostly antidepressants for it.
Currently in the middle of an especially bad episode. Tinnitus, coordination issues, vision problems, headaches.

In the place I live it takes a at least a month to get a GP, I went to see mine three times. Once because ...
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the question I have been afraid to ask

So my brain has plenty of lesions on it and I had plenty of symptoms but I have somehow almost returned back to normal.......

I am going for a spinal mri soon and my doctor said to not be surprised to see lesions or w/e based on one of my symptoms being a painful then limp leg. I had "drop foot" but it has come back to almost 100 percent now. I am only 25, ...
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Should I start tratment with Avonex? Dx by 1 of 2 doctors

Hello. I had optic neuritis confirmed by an MRI. The symptoms started March 1st, on March 13th i was treated with ev corticoids and now I am seeing very well. At this moment my MRIs showed NO LESIONS (1.5 Tesla MRI). Then on April 6th I started feeling ¨weird¨ my right leg, specially my right foot and developed dropped foot (could not walk on heels). One doctor suggests to start treatment with interferon beta now, ...
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Should I start tratment with Avonex? Dx by 1 of 2 doctors

Hello. I had optic neuritis confirmed by an MRI. The symptoms started March 1st, on March 13th i was treated with ev corticoids and now I am seeing very well. At this moment my MRIs showed NO LESIONS (1.5 Tesla MRI). Then on April 6th I started feeling ¨weird¨ my right leg, specially my right foot and developed dropped foot (could not walk on heels). One doctor suggests to start treatment with interferon beta now, ...
Read more : Should I start tratment with Avonex? Dx by 1 of 2 doctors | Views : 184 | Replies : 0 | Forum : Undiagnosed


Thanks for reading

Hi All,

I have been reading this site for some time now. I am a 43 yr old woman who has been experiencing some symptoms that has brought me to this forum. I am gratefull to have Ll of you here to ask for advice

Here is my story;
in early February i took a trip to Cuba with my girlfriend. We had a great time and i felt relaxed and overall in great health. ...
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ConsumerLab.com --- Any Opinions about it ?

I just ran into this http://www.consumerlab.com/index.asp and would like to know if anyone has anything to say about the site.

Thanks
THX1138
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obesity

This video explains how the food companies have been exporting disease all over the world. It is sad to see what is going on but important to understand that disease is caused by eating toxins. When the doctors tell us that diet isn't going to change anything it is a lie. When the doctors tell us we will cut out your stomach and you will be healthy again it is a lie. Health comes from ...
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Three Doctors and a Nurse Practitioner Later....

First post. Hi everybody! I'm a 31 y/o female who lives in the deep south. 5'3" 135 lbs. Other than tubes in the ears, no previous medical hx. sister with Fibromyalgia, Rheumatoid Arthritis. Nephew with Lennox Gasteaut (severe epileptic disorder), and another nephew with petit mal seizures.

In 2006, I went to the doctors because it sounded like my ear was having air blasted through it. While there, they noticed my heart rate was 125 ...
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Mom recently diagnosed

Hi everyone,

My mom was recently diagnosed with progressive MS, and she has been declining very quickly since the diagnosis. As her daughter, I am unsure of what to do and how to handle the news. I want to be there for her as much as possible, and I try to talk to her but she doesn't want to talk to me about it. She is embarrassed to go out in public, and has stopped ...
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