I wish I could get back to work instead of being a burden. We went from having a reasonably good standard of living to living from hand to mouth. Chiari and the other complications have done this to me. I am grateful to have good support from my family & friends.
Hi and welcome.
How long has your GF had symptoms, I know you said 7 weeks of increasing symptoms, was she well before this? Did she suffer a head trauma? Strange that it is only the past 7 weeks? Sorry about all the questions but I'm trying to get a clearer picture....
Wise words as usual from Selma our cyber Mom lol
You are not alone, I have not had surgery because of other complications in my spine but I have met many here who have successfully undergone surgery and are enjoying life.
Unfortunately most move on from MH as they get well.
We will be thinking of you and sending loads of good vibes your way :)
I think a CINI is an important diagnostic tool and to suggest it can give false information is wrong and may put people off getting one.
Many Chiari doctors acknowledge Chiari 0 and recognize that it can be symptomatic.
Doctors make mistakes so go for a second and/or third opinion until you are confident with your doctors. Understanding your illness will ...
We are experiencing some beautiful weather here at the moment. It helps both physically & emotionally. My symptoms are not so bad when the sun is out. No scientific evidence to support this but I know many others feel the same.
I am grateful for my friends on here :) .
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