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  1. Art is very therapeutic for me, pls check out an example

    Hello:

    I have recently been diagnosed with combination migraine/tension headaches and have been having a heck of a time with them. I find art to be be therapeutic, particularly drawing (at least...
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    (((((((Rose))))))) I have been going through a...

    (((((((Rose)))))))

    I have been going through a lot lately, so please forgive the delays. My gabapentin was upped to 300 mg 3X daily. However it is not helping much. I was diagnosed with a...
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    Update 3: Neuro's office today called at 3:30 and...

    Update 3: Neuro's office today called at 3:30 and said they had an appt with the doctor this coming Monday in the afternoon. I don't know whether to consider this a blessing or a curse yet. She did...
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kccWna71sqk :)...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kccWna71sqk

    :)

    Sorry, had to post this...could not resist after seeing the thread title :)
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    Update #2: Went to work...only made it to 1PM and...

    Update #2: Went to work...only made it to 1PM and could not take my symptoms anymore...called the neuro's office and they booked me for next week...also asked for labs to be drawn and got those done...
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    Update: The CTA report came back with no...

    Update: The CTA report came back with no abnormalities. I am grateful that serious causes have been ruled out.

    My neurologist's office said to call in AM and schedule an appt. for next week if my...
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    A's update: ER visit, CTA ordered by neuro

    After the ups and downs of 2012, I was hoping to get off to a good start in 2013. Guess again. :(

    Starting about 5:30 PM, I developed extreme fatigue. At 6:30PM, I had left sided numbness in my...
  8. Thank you all for your replies. I am feeling...

    Thank you all for your replies. I am feeling quite loopy right now and will post about it in a separate thread.

    Bottom line up front: I called the office and they said the MRI was normal....
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    Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you, too,...

    Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you, too, Trish!

    It is nice to meet you.

    A.
  10. MRI: How long before I can assume "no news is good news?"

    Hi!

    Tuesday at 3PM, I had a brain MRI for the headaches, coordination/balance issues, lack of appetite, confusion, and memory issues I have been experiencing.

    My quick question for the...
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    I found out the name of the medication. It's...

    I found out the name of the medication. It's gabapentin. I took it last night and it took the edge off a very slight bit. Of course, it will take time.
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    My prayers have been answered so far; a...

    My prayers have been answered so far; a cancellation opened up and I got into the neurologist today. He seemed to think that based on my headaches coming and going when I change body position/turn my...
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    Great article -- thank you for sharing. I posted...

    Great article -- thank you for sharing. I posted it to my Facebook. I'm always trying to eat better and not always fully aware of the ways the food industry tries to "sneak" ingredients...
  14. Thank you everybody for your help! I am certainly...

    Thank you everybody for your help! I am certainly keeping an open mind about it all. Last night, I had one of the worst attacks of my symptoms I ever had. In fact, I had two attacks in one day. I...
  15. Drawing came out in reversed lighting on symptomatic day (without realizing it).

    Something weird happened last night. While drawing the attached image, I began with the top panel, which is in a normal light/shadow range. Then, when I went to work on the lower panel, I drew it in...
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    Happy Thanksgiving to all! A.

    Happy Thanksgiving to all!

    A.
  17. (((((((Rose))))))) Thank you again for your...

    (((((((Rose)))))))

    Thank you again for your insight. I find that in the scientific community that anecdotal/personal experiences are often overlooked and sadly disregarded. They rely too heavily...
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    (((((((Earth Mother 2 Angels))))))) Yes, the...

    (((((((Earth Mother 2 Angels)))))))

    Yes, the tumor was on the same side as the plugged ear and the headaches.

    Thank you again for your help and insight. I tend to be highly analytical, trying...
  19. By the way, I realized I missed a question...

    By the way, I realized I missed a question earlier. I was on lunch break, typing from my phone.

    No, I have never had an EEG, unless it was part of a sleep study that I had in 2007. I had a bunch...
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    Hello everyone: Thank you for taking the time...

    Hello everyone:

    Thank you for taking the time to help! :-)

    I called the neurologist's office and the best they could do is put me on the cancellation list. Please pray that they call me with an...
  21. Thank you for your insightful reply. Regarding...

    Thank you for your insightful reply. Regarding the medications, I called the pharmacist and he said that I have been on the medications too long for them to be the likely cause of my symptoms. And,...
  22. 35 F, suffering from headaches, neuro stuff...seizures? Neuro appt. 10 Dec

    Hello:

    Thank you in advance for reading my long post. It was suggested that I post here for insight based on some symptoms I have been having. I am a 35 year young, recently married lady, of...
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    Hi Sue: Thank you again for your kind advice...

    Hi Sue:

    Thank you again for your kind advice and blessings. As far as hormones go, it's funny you mention that. I had a hysterectomy in July of this year, leaving one ovary so that I supposedly...
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    Hi Sue: Thank you for the suggestions. I have...

    Hi Sue:

    Thank you for the suggestions. I have been keeping an online symptom journal (calendar-based), and copying it into a notebook for the doctor to see.

    Yesterday, when I got the headache,...
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    This morning, just as I woke up, I got slammed...

    This morning, just as I woke up, I got slammed with another headache!

    Wednesday and yesterday, the headaches only came on minimally. I got a little bit of it when I lied down at night, and turned...
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    Hi Sue: Thank you for your help. Medical...

    Hi Sue:

    Thank you for your help. Medical records called me and asked for the physical (mailing) address of the neurologist in upstate NY that I was at in 2009/10. My appt is on 10 Dec with the...
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    Hi there! Thank you for your insightful post....

    Hi there!

    Thank you for your insightful post. To answer your question, yes, I have lost track of time and felt confused, many many times. In fact, I got lost on the way to my skin doctor appt this...
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    Headaches -- getting worse, meds won't help

    Hello everyone:

    I joined this site in 2009 and do not recall if I posted here before or not...anyway, nice to meet you all and thank you in advance for your insight.

    Although I have been...
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