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  • Fibro? Lupus? Want feedback on my suspicions

    curiouskitty 17 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. May 11, 2012 03:37 PM

    I am sorry to post a laundry list of things, but I have a hard time conveying myself to doctors and, due to lack of insurance and concern from the medical professions at my school's health center, I want to see if anyone out there can confirm this is probably fibromyalgia (which is the diagnosis...

  • Dizzy for 14 years...any suggestions?!

    peachyme 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. May 8, 2012 08:42 PM

    My dizziness started when I was 14 after an ear infection. I've had all the tests done and according to all my work ups I'm healthy. Well I don't feel healthy. I've been dizzy constantly (wavey, not spinney) for 14 years, my joints and body are achy (it's gotten better since going dairy and...

  • waking up early in morning unable to get back to Sleep

    mcqueen 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. April 20, 2012 08:18 AM

    Hello,my friend (in Japan) is a 39 year old female. She is quite successful (lawyer) and has two daughter 7 and 5. She naturally is quite busy.anyhow, she has anxiety (mild?). Is not completely happy in her marriage and has very low sex life (only when he wants once a month..).She does not smoke...

  • Need diagnosis. Please help

    confusedmale 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. March 11, 2012 10:38 AM

    Hello All .... I hope some one knows what's going on with me as this has consumed my life for the past 2.5 years ... without answersMe: 29 male, 5'9", 143lbs /66 kg - Non smoker, drank only 8 out of 29 yrs and now quit drinking2.5 yrs ago I had chest discomfort and a racing heart and I called 911...

  • Medical Mystery (Breathing problems and 5 trips to the ER)

    Titan17 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. March 9, 2012 02:30 AM

    5 visits to the ER, 2 Xrays, multiple physicals, blood samples, 2 EKGs, and blood pressure checks and here I still am, without an answer.I'm 18 years old, and My body has been out of whack for the past 4 weeks, and no one can tell me why. I am turning to the internet as I'm afraid I have no where...

  • I need help I'm a mother of 4 and struggling with debilitating fatigue

    Flygirlhb 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. March 5, 2012 07:40 PM

    I am a very active homeschooling mother of 4. I have been having these symptoms on and off for years but now it has just got unbearable And I cannot find a doctor who wants to help. Here is a list of symptomsExtreme fatigue wake up exhaustedHeadaches/migraines*Intolerance to heat and coldMuscle...

  • Chest Tightness + Stomach Problems + "Girl" Problems... Desperate for Help

    sophiedaphne 2 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. March 4, 2012 02:14 AM

    Hi everyone,I am a 24-year old female, and I have been having these symptoms for about three years. I would really appreciate if someone could give me ANY insight on this stuff, because I haven't really gotten a definitive diagnosis from any doctor I have seen.The first major thing has been chronic...

  • Chest Tightness + Stomach Problems + "Girl" Problems... Desperate for Help

    sophiedaphne 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. March 4, 2012 01:42 AM

    Hi everyone.I am a 24-year old female and I have been having strange symptoms for maybe the last two years. They're not serious, but I find that I am uncomfortable nearly all of the time.I had severe stomach problems growing up, in that eating most foods gave me cramps, diarrhea, pain, etc. Despite...

  • Life long illness, still no closer to an answer

    Twitch 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. March 1, 2012 01:14 AM

    I'm a 27 year old female from the UK, who has been dealing with illness throughout my life. I'm wary of asking for answers online, but I'm not getting any answers from specialists so I figure it can't do any harm. I'd hugely appreciate some suggestions.When I was born, I went into allergic shock...

  • B12 deficiency symptoms? Nausea, tingling, tinnitus, etc...

    Jdeelm 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. January 20, 2012 12:06 AM

    Hi all,For a year now I have been suffering from some random symptoms that up until this point have still not been diagnosed despite seeing various gps, specialists and ers over the last year. I had many tests including endoscopy and colonoscopy, ultrasounds, ct scans of the abdomen and MRI of the...

  • B12 deficiency symptoms? Nausea, tinnitus, tingling, etc...

    Jdeelm 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. January 20, 2012 12:03 AM

    Hi all,For a year now I have been suffering from some random symptoms that up until this point have still not been diagnosed despite seeing various gps, specialists and ers over the last year. I had many tests including endoscopy and colonoscopy, ultrasounds, ct scans of the abdomen and MRI of the...

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  • desperate for a diagnosis

    MissCMA 5 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. January 18, 2012 08:07 PM

    Like many on this forum, I have been living in agony for years without an answer. I find myself wishing for death and cursing life, unable to cope in this horrible existence. I don't want to feel that way. I met this man I want to marry and have a family with, but it's all I can do to just get...

  • Too Many Symtoms? Frustrated??? Read this please!!!

    vintage00gypsy 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. January 8, 2012 04:20 AM

    Lyme testing is NOT definitive. read learn INFORMI read so many of these posts and want to just scream it out loud.Watch the movieUNDER OUR SKINHere is a partial list of my symptoms (late stage)fatiguepain... everywhere. arms, legs, hands are the worstirritability / paranoia / anxietymemory loss...

  • Over Medicated or Seriously Ill HELP

    Nick21 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. January 5, 2012 05:59 AM

    I havent been able to create a profile but I hope someone has some ideas or suggestions and the doctors in my area are of no help. I am a former Smoker of 20 years 34 years old, Lexapro & Klonopin taken daily for GAD and levithroxine ( synthroid ) taken for supposed thyroid disorder. First I was...

  • I'm desperate!

    alliestar90 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. October 29, 2011 12:09 PM

    Hello, I am a 21 year old female. All my life it seems I've always had heath issues of some kind. I've always had allergies (hay fever, pets, some foods, nickel, and some other random things) and I am very prone to rashes. I get a lot of sinus infections and as soon as that goes away a double ear...

  • Stomach problems

    pweasehelp 3 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. October 28, 2011 03:31 AM

    So i am a 20 yrs old female with on going stomach problems which include constant nausea, occasional pain *similar to heartburn*, constant discomfort, vomitting, gurgly feeling and lack of appetite. It had been a problem for at least a year now and is severely fustrating. I have been diognosed with...

  • Please help me, I don't know who to trust anymore!

    MariahWebb 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. October 17, 2011 04:12 AM

    Im 19 years old and up until 3 years ago I had a sparkling bill of health (besides acne). Sophomore year of high school I was diagnosed with ADHD and started on Adderall XR 15 mg 1 x daily. There were many pro's and many cons. I loved the weight loss and the attention span, but it made me violent...

  • Dizzy, Weak, Shakey, Hunger,Excess urination, Can't stay asleep for more than 2 hours

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. September 27, 2011 07:06 AM

    About 5 mon ago started having what felt like low blood sugar attacks. Doc said it was anxiety. Tried Xanax. Did nothing. Then I started getting a few dizzy spells. Low BS attacks became more frequent, and I began to feel weak, and just not right. I tried Zoloft and other anti anxiety meds....

  • Advice needed please

    MichaelG 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. August 29, 2011 11:57 AM

    Hello my name is Michael 8 years ago i suffered a vicious attack where i was attacked with a screwdriver 11 times on the left side of my brain 1 went into my left eye and into my brain well ever since i have had loads of problems anxiety, depression, PTSD, blackouts, seizures, mood swings, voilent...

  • Advice needed please

    MichaelG 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. August 29, 2011 11:56 AM

    Hello my name is Michael 8 years ago i suffered a vicious attack where i was attacked with a screwdriver 11 times on the left side of my brain 1 went into my left eye and into my brain well ever since i have had loads of problems anxiety, depression, PTSD, blackouts, seizures, mood swings, voilent...