This Neurology & Neurosurgery forum is for questions and information regarding Rheumatoid Arthritis Neurology & Neurosurgery conditions and symptoms. All questions will receive a personal answer from a medical expert.
for the past year ive been having these sudden sharp pains on the left side of my brain and they only last about 3 to 5 seconds, i have also been expiriencing a very intense form of spacing out you could say at one point i forget how to use things like a fork or pressing buttons to the remote control, i also have alot of muscle twitches on my legs face and hands my brain feels stuffy after i get a headache my mom tells me it will pass but ive had this since i was 16 im 18 now and it only seems to get worse. i also have trouble speaking sometimes i forget how to pronounce words. i read almost everyday i used to have a 3.7 gpa and i graduated with 3.0 i cant hold on to information as good i used to anymore what could it be ? sometimes i have little black spots with like a white outline in my vision and when that happens i feel pressure on my forhead in the area between my eyes and after the spots go away i feel really tired like i need a nap. i have gone to the doc but he doesnt want to give me an mri. i go to a farmworkers clinic and referals are hard to get ive changed my diet and activity level but like i said it only seems to get worse there are times when i wake up feeling like someone punched me in my neck. there has been times when i wake up from a nap and not know where i am i freak out because i dont recognize my own room. at first i thought it was just stress but no this has been going on for 2 yrs already and its really scaring me it just all of a sudden started happening. my mom says i look lost sometimes and i feel like that sometimes i will start walking towards the kitchen, my room and its happened on the street ! i stop midway cause i forget where i was going or why i was walking in the first place. its like im going from 18 to 70 i dont know what to do ....
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.