Diagnosed May 16
I have been having symptoms since 2007...that was the onset, I now know..And there are many symptoms..my left side is very compromised. .I have drop foot which causes,me,to trip over the top of my foot...and my being left handed makes it even worse because things,that,I am holding get dropped alot! I have severe headaches in the back of my head, always followed by my eyes going blurry..and,the taste of pennies in my mouth. My eyes feel like mini horse blinders have been put on each eyeball. My vision is basically gone for awhile. My back is always on fire, and I get leg cramps in my stomach..But the worst is the chronic fatigue! ! I can't do anything because my body is so heavy and I just can't get up. Now that I have been diagnosed i might finally get some peace.
Hi. I was diagnosed about 2 weeks ago with Chiari 1. I work in helathcare and we are the absolute worst at ignoring symptoms. I have had headaches and dizziness for years and self managed.In june I broke a rib (fell after being dizzy) and was taken out of work to heal. But as i was home, which should be a great vacation (especially during the summer), I started feeling terrible: always...
Has anyone applied for disability and won or are they giving you the run around because they think its just headaches.
I've been "sick" (as much as I hate to use that word) for the last 12 years. There's been one diagnosis after another, but they've all eventually been disproven and I'm just left with a host of debilitating symptoms that can't be explained. All of my specialists are agreement that there's definitely something physically wrong that's causing all of my symptoms, but they just haven't been able to...