Question: Can I stop my epilepsy medication? I have been diagnosed with epilepsy 8 years ago and been put on Lamictal for awhile and then Epilim. But the meds are making me miserable feeling anger,anxiety and depression. I haven’t had …

Can I stop my epilepsy medication? Haven’t had a seizure in over 6 years. Read more »

I have had severe problems with tingling in my feet. It began in my right foot and later moved on to my left foot. I also have a little numbness sensation. Feels very painful especially during the evening. It seems …

I have lost some sensation in my feet, feeling numbness and tingling sensation? Read more »

Link (or show a connection to produce health related causation, to include a more than likely than not opinion), between bilateral lower extremity frostbite injury (including peripheral neuropathy of the lower extremities with loss of use of the feet), to …

Can a frostbite injury be related to hypertension, diabetes or renal disease? Read more »

My mom recently had an MRI done to check for inner ear issues. Nothing was found…..with that. However, the MRI showed “mild to moderate subcortical vessel disease (SVD)”. What does this mean? I’ve tried to do some reading online. Does …

MRI shows subcortical vessel disease (SVD), is this vascular dementia and what does this mean? Read more »

I woke up with a stabbing pain in my right shoulder blade in my back, next day had same pain but pain also started in up part of the back of arm and that evening, I could not grip with …

I woke up with a stabbing pain in my right shoulder, after 2 weeks still have pain? Read more »

Hi I just need an opinion, the neurologist suggested amitriptyline or Sodium Valproate. She said either option would be fine. I’m on 150 mg zoloft so would need to be on a very low dose of either. The migraines are …

I experience severe headaches and vomiting and I get deja vu, is it Aura or Epilepsy? Read more »

My name is (…) my age is 21 years..my weight is 48 kgs..From few weeks i experience something strange ..suddenly irregular heartbeats,severe headache in back side of head..a state of fear.hot face and ears.i want to cry that time..weakness.i have …

I suffer from irregular heartbeats, severe headache in back side of head..a state of fear? Read more »

I believe I have a possible head tumor. About a year ago I was experiencing buzzing in both of my ears that would only last a seconds. It would happen just a couple times a month. Then the buzzing became …

I have lost most of my hearing in my left ear and vision in left eye, is it a brain tumor? Read more »

History….fibromyalgia, arachnoid cyst base of brain, bicuspid aortic valve replacement with ascending aortic root replacement, history of tia, postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. Issue…severe headache starting at top of neck going up back of head then spreading out over whole head …

Severe headache starting at top of neck going up back of head? Read more »

I’ll start with some background.. I’ve had bad headaches/migraines for years. Most of the time they’re gone within a day or two but a few times it’s lasted a couple months. Most of the time laying down will help ease …

I’ve had bad headaches/migraines for years. Most of the time they’re gone within a day or two but a few times it’s lasted a couple months? Read more »

Hello Doctor, Actually my problem begins first time i took SSRI with strong activity, they started to take effect just 10 minutes after its digestive absorption! the effects are summarized as a common physical reactions of the body instructed by …

I suffer problems after taking selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs)? Read more »

My personality has changed? I’m really snappy and frustrated all the time I have numbness in my fingers and feet, my knees and hips really hurt especially behind my knee cap, I’m covered in bites and I feel there is …

I have numbness in my fingers and feet – Feel angry and Frustrated Read more »

I believe I have a bad memory and I noticed that I’m very forgetful. I will list a few incidents that happened to me: I was once handed a paper in which I was asked to write all of my …

I cannot remember old things as well as things I’ve done three days ago? Read more »

I’m 20 and have levels of estradiol and progesterone below the level of detection while levels of FSH, prolactin, thyroid hormones and haematology are normal. I also have severe neurological symptoms like permanent exhaustion, worsening memory, lack of concentration, anxiety …

I have severe neurological symptoms like permanent exhaustion, worsening memory, lack of concentration, anxiety and depression? Read more »

I am a 48 yr old woman and have been gradually feeling numbness AT first in my right hand then numbness and severe pain! It only occurred when I woke in the morning. Now, it is both hands. Total numbness. …

I have been gradually feeling numbness first in my right hand then numbness and severe pain? Read more »

My partner is a 23 year old woman and suffers from numbness and pins/needles down one side of her body (arms and legs in particular) and has been suffering for approx 2 years. GP’s keep referring her for one test …

23 year old woman suffers from numbness and pins/needles down one side of her body? Read more »

Hi. Since i had a major foot surgery 6 months ago i have severe nerve pain due to a complication. My symptoms were: – Tingling/Electrical Pain in my left foot, on the left side of the foot and up my …

I had a major foot surgery 6 months ago I have severe nerve pain due to complication? Read more »

I have full body burning, vibrating, tingling, numbness all over and feel as if my upper body (rib cage/lungs area) is always tight. Its everyday all day and constant in hands & feet with weakness for 3 months now. Waiting …

I have full body burning, vibrating, tingling, numbness all over? Read more »

hi, i am male 38 years old, my right leg get numb (asleep)after 5 mints of standing or after walking of about 300 meters, and get terrible pain after rest of 5 mints it gets normal.. i have consulted a …

My right leg gets numb (asleep)after 5 minutes of standing, need second opinion? Read more »

male adult age 42, bipolar, sudden partial vision loss,after seeing something explained as 2 shooting stars one day in his eye and next day a terrible headache thirteenth day had grayish rainbow arch like line in his vision. after seeing …

Neurologist says minor narrowing in arteries, or is it a stroke, need second opinion? Read more »

My age is 64 ,male .My pain is for 8 months now ,i did all mri’s scanner but nothing went obvious.The doctors said it is nerve and i am taking lyrica 75mg 2tablets morning and two at night.My pain is …

I have pain in my back and chest, the pain is unbearable and I can’t sleep? Read more »

Hi there, I’m a 31 year old woman and don’t know what is wrong with me but i am constantly tired all the time and the more sleep i have the worse it gets. I sleep for days a time …

I am a 31 yr old woman, feeling constantly tired all the time it’s putting my family on the line? Read more »

I am a 24 year old female college student, I am a bit over weight but losing. I have no serious physical health problems, no diabetes or anything. I do sometimes get lower back pain, right shoulder pain and other …

My right hand and foot have been numb I can’t move and it’s painful? Read more »

hello, my family friend’s 4 year old child is suffering a problem. He loses conscious every 3-4 minutes which lasts for few seconds. Its been on going for more than a year. Hes seen doctors but since they life in …

4 year old child loses conscious every 3-4 minutes and losing sensation on side of body? Read more »

Hi. I have no allergy, some diabetes and heart problems ( grand parents). I have a stiff neck a stomach that doesn’t digest ( want to vomit up to 6 hours after eating) and my eyes are very swollen from …

I have a stiff neck a stomach that doesn’t digest and swollen eyes? Read more »

My girlfriend is 23 years old and has been a MS patient for about 10 years. Her first MS attack happened when she was 14. It was in her right eye. The second one happened when she was 20 and …

23 years old Multiple sclerosis (MS) patient for about 10 years, is medication necessary? Read more »

22 y.o. male. No PMHx besides fractures of lower leg and left wrist. Recently I have been dealing with a shaking sensation when my muscles are under stress/load. For instance, when I slowly walk down the stairs or if I …

I have been dealing with a shaking sensation when my muscles are under stress/load? Read more »

I am 28yr old. We lost our only daughter 1 year ago, she was our only hope and purpose of living, and our life. She was only 5.11yr old. She had viral fever, after few medical tests, medicines and treatment …

We lost our only daughter 1 year ago, I have severe upper back pain, head ache,memory loss and difficultly breathing? Read more »

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension? I have had IIH in 2014 been on meds, number of lumber punctures and surgery but have not been successful. Again same in 2015 and 2016. I get severe headaches, eye swelling, affects my left side more. …

I have had Idiopathic intracranial hypertension, now lose vision, doctors don’t know why? Read more »

30 years old female. 140lbs. No health issues known. MRI/CT scan normal, blood work normal, blood sugar normal, EKG/ECHO/HOLTER normal, ENT did not find any issues, allergies – zero allergies, no vitamin deficit issues. I’ve had this off balance/unsteady feeling …

I’ve had this off balance/unsteady feeling in my head, doctors are clueless? Read more »

Hi..my name is (…) and I’m a female 49 years of age, due to facial pain, tingling numbness, along with ear pain and extreme buzzing and tinnitus, along with some fairly body wide complaints, most concerning is of fatigue, weakness …

Facial pain, tingling numbness, along with ear pain and fatgue, brain MRI found several lesions? Read more »

Dizzy, loss of balance, split vision both eyes seeing separately. As separate as if one eye covered. In 99 brain surgery for busted anuerism. Focal seizures for five yrs. Episode length five minutes. I’m 59 good shape good pressure no …

Had ruptured brain aneurysm, now dizzy, loss of balance, split vision both eyes seeing separately? Read more »

My 18 yr old daughter had a spinal fusion in June. Two days afterwards she had bilateral swelling in the supraclavical area of neck. They are the size of lg eggs. The size changes daily. Now 7 months later she …

My 18 yr old daughter had a spinal fusion in June, now 7 months later she gets choked when eating? Read more »

Male, 53, heavy drinker and smoker. My brother’s left shoulder blade has had a stabbing pain for two weeks. Radiates down left arm, very painful getting worse every day. Has no insurance, has not been to a doctor in many …

left shoulder blade has had a stabbing pain, arm is numbing and left hand no feeling Read more »

Hello, I’ve been ill for two years. It started with facial paralysis, a bad earache, parotitis and meningitis. Then later I was crossing the street wearing a heavy backpack and felt something weird in my neck and left hip. I …

I’ve been ill for two years, Lyme disease, neck weakness and arm shaking, is my condition treatable? Read more »

Hi, I’m 16 years old and from Denmark. So, I’ll try my best to write in English. I’ve since spring this year experienced 5 time periods on a week each were I have been out of myself. Half of the …

I have episodes where at first I feel really confused and then fall into a daze? Read more »

I am a 18 year old girl who has been suffering for pressure and pain behind eyes for almost three years. At first it came in periods during the day, but for five months now it has been a constant …

I’ve been suffering from pressure and pain behind eyes for almost three years? Read more »

Hi. I’m 34 guy. I have been having some symptoms that are of great concern to me like chills (that feel like they hurt my bones), bad shakiness that can be in my hands legs or torso, extreme and when …

I have many symptoms: chills, shakiness, trouble sleeping, weakness, need second doctor opinion? Read more »

I am a 20 girl . I have a problem. Both sides of my face near the nose to the eyes twitch a lot, my nose twitches as well, my eyes aslo twitch.I have that in 8 years .Recently, i …

Both sides of my face, eyes and nose twitch (convulsive movement), what should I do? Read more »

I’m a 38 year old male. No real known health issues other than high cholesterol 239 total. I’m 5’8 172 lbs. I’m not a smoker or drinker. Around August and September I started to feel little more tired and legs …

I am tired, legs feel heavy and have disequilibrium, doctors can’t pinpoint problem? Read more »

Hi, I am a 20 year old female. I have been having some interesting symptoms lately. I have Undifferentiated connective tissue disease. In August, I had a Brain MRI done. I see some white dots on the mri and was …

I have undifferentiated connective tissue disease. Brain MRI shows white spots? Read more »

23/female/pcos/ Topomax 100mg/cryselle. I have had migraine headaches since March of this year. I went to a neurologist who did a mri without contrast and it came back normal. He put me on Topomax 100mg which simmered it to headaches …

I have migraine, headaches, blurred vision, disoriented, slurred speech, fever, weakness, Nothing is helping me? Read more »

20 year old female. Having 8/9 recognized seizures in the last 6 months. In the last 2 months having abnormal headaches. ( never having such weird headaches so often before) headaches include a foggy feeling, pressure under the eyes, tingling …

I have seizures, taking ant-seizure medication, now have abnormal headaches? Read more »

Female, 24. Symptoms include flashes in the left eye plus a shadowy ripple effect flutter in the deep left bottom corner in the same eye, flashes occur about 20 times a day and the flutter doesn’t go away. Eye pain …

I got a MRI of the brain and cervical spine, there is a 1.8 cm left maxillary sinus cyst, is it a concern? Read more »

Male. 57 years old. 205 lbs For a month or so , multiple times a day both arms begin to tingle starting in my shoulder and moves down to my hands like my arms have fallen asleep. Sometimes it is …

Both arms begin to tingle starting in my shoulder and moves down to my hands like my arms have fallen asleep? Read more »

I am a 51 year old woman. I have not had a period in 9 months. I do experience occasional hot flashes, as well as mood swings, but nothing that I can’t live with. I am in good health, I …

I have been experiencing headaches that make me vomit, I’m wondering if this could be hormonal? Read more »

My wife is 27 years old. Weight 75kg. Height 5′-3″. Recently she was suffering from serious headache since June 2016. Before that she had not this type of headache. (…) The pain is right side temple position. Sometime right left …

My wife has terrible headaches, constantly, we did CT scan, MRI, MRA, MRV but everything is normal. No blood clot, tumors etc.? Read more »

Was having a bad bout of OCD and anxiety and it was going on 2 weeks maybe , I was having lunch then came out to have a smoke , felt a weird sensation in my head and I felt …

Was having a bad bout of OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder), felt a weird sensation in my head? Read more »

Female, aged 51 Fatigue, sometimes foggy memory, lower back & headache pain, occasional chest pain with difficulty breathing, chronic nearly daily headaches sometimes severe migraines. Any ideas of what is going on and what I should do now? Kidneys functioning …

Fatigue, sometimes foggy memory, lower back & headache pain, occasional chest pain? Read more »

I’m male 24 years old. I started having intense sharp constant pain behind my right eye, right temple area, and backside of the right side of my head. It started in early September about once a week for the first …

I started having intense sharp constant pain behind my right eye, right temple area, and backside of the right side of my head? Read more »

33 year old female. No diagnosed medical conditions. No medication. Family history of thyroid disease. Current BMI 23. Diet reasonable. Moderate drinker. Social smoker. I have suffered from random intermittent neuropathic pain in my left upper arm for approx last …

I have suffered from random intermittent neuropathic pain, is it early symtoms of Multiple sclerosis (MS)? Read more »

I am a 30 yr old female and started having a pain in a very specific part of my head. On the back right middle head and it’s only in a spot about the size of my fingertip. I’ve also …

I am having pain in a very specific part of my head for 1 year, seeing blue flash? Read more »

I am a 31 year old female with 4 children. I am having old people health problems. i exercise daily and eat healthily yet never lose weight, 3 years ago I started having weakness in my wrists and hands, I …

I’m only 31, but experiencing health issues associated with elderly people? Read more »

I am 19 years old, male, and suffer from daily to near daily headaches that vary in pain, change location throughout the day, and don’t always follow a pattern of occurrence (Some weeks it will be every day, other weeks …

I suffer from daily headaches that vary in pain, I have had no previous traumatic head or brain injury? Read more »

I am a 31 year old female with joint pain and muscle spasms since 2011 all limbs and back. Have periods were i have no symptoms and periods were i can barely walk or carry out daily activities.Been to drs …

I have joint pain and muscle spasms since 2011, now developed numbness in legs? Read more »

I am a 23 year old female and have experienced headache/ migraine at least 3 days a week for the past 5 years. I got the depo provera shot at 18 and only completed 2/3 in the series. I had …

I have experienced headache/ migraine at least 3 days a week for the past 5 years? Read more »

I am a 21 year old female, previously diagnosed with bipolar disorder that is occasionally accompanied by symptoms similar to psychosis, though missing several of the common symptoms associated. Recently, I have developed a muscle spasm that resembles a tic …

I am a 21 year old female, previously diagnosed with bipolar disorder, I have developed a muscle spasm that resembles a tic along my right arm? Read more »

Hi, I suffer from a neurological disease (CMT disease) and one of my symptoms is foot drop. I’ve tried all kinds of braces to help walk but find them all uncomfortable. I was wondering if getting my ankle fused would …

I suffer from a neurological disease (CMT disease), if I get my ankle fused would I walk properly? Read more »

I’m a 38 year old female. Since September I’ve been having terrible heart palpitations. A couple of times I ended up in the ER because I couldn’t get them to stop. They leave me weak, nauseous, and very scared. I’ve …

I’ve been having terrible heart palpitations, ended up in the ER, Please help me? Read more »

Hello, I’m a 25 year old female and for the last 10 months I’ve suffered from chronic dizziness. I’ve experienced tremor in my left hand – most noticeably in the little finger and finger besides that one – for about …

I’ve suffered from episodic ataxia type 2 all my life? Read more »

I have dizzy spells a lot if I don’t sit down immediately I’ll black out. My body shakes kinda like a seizure. I cannot control it. And nerves in my head tighten up like feels as if someone is driving …

I have dizzy spells, my body shakes, feels as if someone is driving a knife into my brain Read more »

My name is (…) im 25, I have been experiencing headaches that are throbbing primarily in the back/top of my head sometimes it will travel to my forehead and eyes, I been having dizzy spells, being forgetful and sometimes it’ll …

I have been experiencing headaches that are throbbing primarily in the back/top of my head? Read more »

13, female, only surgery :age 4 skull fracture (back of head) Started October 15 abdominal pain hallucinations (3) (ended after rest) arm pain leg pain shaking hard time walking hard time reading chest pain (ended after took Ibprofen) throat pain …

I have abdominal pain, hallucinations, arm pain, leg pain and shaking? Read more »

Hi! My name is (…) I’m a female and 18 I’m 5’5 and 145lbs. As I know of I don’t have any medical problems except migraines that I am on medication for and have been for almost a year. Just …

I feel randomly extremely hot and then randomly extremely cold, getting worse? Read more »

Hi, I’m a 27 year old male, healthy and fit. I hurt my back in 2010 deadlifting, the doctor thought it was either a herniated or bulging disc, I had sciatica in both legs. This lasted for two years, my …

I hurt my back dead lifting, I had sciatica in both legs. This lasted for two years, my symptoms now got real bad? Read more »