Discussions By Condition

Do you have a Muscle conditions question or want to share advice?

Discussions Happening Now:

  • muscle fasciculation and atrophy

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions May 2, 2016 02:52 PM

    it's been a weird domino effect since the 23rd, i was admitted into the er for shortness of breath and tingling in hands and legs, it crept up to my arms and thighs, the next day it the tingling turned into fasciculation-- which has happened for the last few days but has sort of chilled out now,...

  • I think I have a pyschogenic muscle disorder/conversion disorder

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions May 21, 2014 04:26 PM

    Hey everyone, I guess I'll just come and out say it. A while ago, at a stressful/anxious juncture at my life, I hurt my hamstring. It wasn't a major pull, but I was getting ready to move to a ski town, and I sort of freaked out when I got the injury, thinking it would throw off my plans. And...

  • Mount and Reback Syndrome

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions February 26, 2014 08:38 PM

    I have Mount and Reback syndrome. I was given this diagnoses back in the 70's when all other epilepsy medications did not work. Now at 63 years of age the symptoms had lessen however, under stress I have severe attacks. Because of a recent nose surgery had complications and couldn't breathe for...

  • Severe Leg pain for slighest stress on legs.

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions January 31, 2014 05:28 PM

    My mother(48) has severe leg pains. Under normal day to day life, she has no problem, but she develops severe leg pain if she walks for 500 mts or she does some work for long time. She is slightly overweight, unable to do morning walk, she walks very slowly due to pain and starts lymping due to...

  • Facial Spasms and Teeth Grinding

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 27, 2011 08:21 PM

    Hello, I am posting this thread as a result of my growing concern for the health of one of my best friends. I have tried to talk to him but he isn't very cooperative when I bring up the subject and states that his involuntary actions are a result of stress. Anyway, here is the story. My buddy is 31...

  • sharp needle like pains in big toe

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions April 5, 2011 08:57 PM

    I am another one of the pain in the big toe gang. I have the same pains but they started after I dropped something very heavy on my toe. I may have broken it but not sure (trama fracture) but diffenetly connected with that heavy object landing on my foot. It could be that others pains are caused by...

  • Intense body pain caused by stress?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions February 22, 2011 09:03 PM

    Yesterday, at around noon my boyfriend and I had gotten into a fight. It was silly, but it still left me feeling incredibly depressed so I just kind of stayed in bed. At around 2PM my body started to feel weak and about 30 minutes later my whole body was very sore and aching. I found it difficult...

  • Left thigh tingle, burning, numbness, hurting?

    Ludamizleeto 3 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions January 3, 2011 12:05 PM

    It all started a month or so ago and I just started noticing it felt as a change of temp. In my left thigh. Couldn't tell iff it was hot or cold. I would just try to change positions as I thought it was just going to sleep on me. Then one night I was awaken by my thigh hurting then I went to bend...

  • Calcaneal (unicameral) bone cyst

    ConfusedByPain 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions October 14, 2010 03:37 AM

    I had a cyst removed from my heel about 9 years ago (@ 19 yrs old). The bone was filled in because the cyst had eaten at the bone. I am assuming it is the cyst I described above because that sounds most like it. It has been problem free since then... until now. I am having a lot of pain recently...

  • sharp pain everywhere

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions September 15, 2010 01:43 AM

    Well, I'm 43 and started getting sharp pain in the chest, doctor says stress. Well now I get sharp pain everywhere chest, sholder, wrist,between wrist and elboe, toes calf and vibrating feeling in groin. Its driving me crazy. Been to hospital numerous times and my doctor friend says Its nothing...

  • Do I have a separated shoulder?

    jhoop1 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions March 22, 2010 03:44 AM

    Yesterday, I injured my right shoulder playing basketball. There was definitely no dislocation because the pain was not excruciating and I never lost control of my arm. I'm thinking it might be a minor separated shoulder. But I'd like some other opinions (please see pictures below) before deciding...

  • Complications of Crohn’s Disease

    Recognize the risks associated with Crohn’s disease.

    8 Surprising Facts About Cholesterol

    Did you know that one in six US adults has high cholesterol?

  • 25 Female Unusual Labs/Inflammation

    hmspepper 2 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions March 12, 2010 06:08 PM

    This is my first time seeking any advice outside of the local area. I am working with my doctor to try to treat.. whatever this is. I will do my best to give a little history and the symptoms and what we have definitely found. I also know that all or none of this may have anything to do with the...

  • Stress fractures

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions March 4, 2010 06:35 PM

    Hello,I am an avid runner (well, I was until I got injured) and was diagnosed with a tibial stress fracture in early January. I'm pretty sure the fracture can be attributed to overtraining and biomechanical issues. I spent the next 8 weeks doing stationary biking patiently waiting for my fracture...

  • Neck pain won't go away

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions January 23, 2010 12:07 AM

    I've had severe pain in the back and sides of my neck and the back of my head for over a week. I put a heat pad on every day for most of the evening, I take painkillers every 8 hours, and I've tried massage several times but nothing has any effect whatsoever on the pain. I'm pretty sure it's...

  • Muscle tremors/uncontrollable

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions November 23, 2009 01:37 AM

    Here is a bit about my health..1. I have anxiety (probably GAD). I was on lexapro for 3 months until the symptoms started.2. I was on citalapram for only a few weeks until I went back on lexapro for financial reasons. about a month ago.3. I have raynauds that haven't been a big problem in a few...

  • help arthritis, muscle and joint weakness, fatigue, muscle twitching...lymes?

    Anonymous 4 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions August 27, 2009 08:02 AM

    I have been unable to get medical attention because of insurencv problems (just moved back to the US and have applied for ins...now waiting for approval.) and need help with possible diagnosis. I have arthritis in almost every joint, muscle pain, migrating pains as well as constant symmetrical...

  • Whats up?

    Blackhawkcrewdog 2 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 27, 2009 05:14 PM

    Hi, I am 32 yo male. I have posted here before. I am still a bit scared. This has been going on for a little over 4 months now. I do smoke a littlen no drinking and have very good cholestorol levels, Started with some racing heart one night. Next day i didnt feel well. Abdominal pains all...

  • Fibular Stress Fracture

    fishfry1983 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions May 6, 2009 05:27 PM

    I just finished a marathon three days ago. For about three weeks leading up to the marathon I thought that I had tendonitis in my right ankle. I had sprained the ankle during week 3 of the 17 week training program and I thought that this was a residual effect of the sprain. I never went to the...

  • Fibular Stress Fracture

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions May 6, 2009 02:45 AM

    I just ran a marathon two days ago and I think that I have a stress fracture in my fibula. I had been experiencing pain on the outside of my right leg when I ran (and sometimes while I wasn't running) for about three weeks. When I experienced the pain during running it was a sharp pain radiating...

  • Muscle wasting of shoulder/upper back and drooping shoulder

    Anonymous 11 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions April 5, 2009 04:30 AM

    Hi All, I am new to this forum and hope that other members may be able to give me some ideas or opinions on my condition that is causing me a fair bit of stress at the moment. Rather than give a long story of my situation, I'll put it in points below:I am a 26 y.o. maleMy trapezius muscle on my...