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Board: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) 04-07-2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By jillian4
Re: i'm back from my neurologist appointment

Hi brandonfig;,

I didn't notice any rambling at all. Thanks for sharing with us.

Yes, that is what I wondered...if you are doing any better and if any changes have helped. To me it is a big...
Board: Open to All Other Health Topics 04-07-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,237
Posted By jillian4
Re: So confused, please help! I don't know what is wrong with me

ShiftyShrike,

I'm so sorry you still have to struggle with those symptoms and have an idiot for a doctor! Sorry, but from what you wrote it seems like she knows next to nothing about thyroid. I...
Board: Addiction & Recovery 03-26-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By jillian4
Re: help please

Dear Faith,

You show you are an honest, caring and courageous lady!! Don't forget who you really are!

Thank you for what you wrote! Please do keep coming back for support here. And also please...
Board: Addiction & Recovery 03-26-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By jillian4
Re: help please

Dear Faith

Yes I can relate to what you are doing. What I am telling you may seem hard, but it is really just truth. I don't judge you. But I can judge what you are doing, which I think you have...
Board: Open to All Other Health Topics 03-25-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,237
Posted By jillian4
Re: So confused, please help! I don't know what is wrong with me

Hi SS,

I understand how confusing this is...but it can get sorted out. You must make yourself relax and deal with the symptoms best you can.

If you are hyper-thyroid there is no quick fix, and...
Board: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) 03-25-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By jillian4
Board: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) 03-25-2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By jillian4
Board: Skin Problems 03-25-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 350
Posted By jillian4
Re: Round, Hard, Red Itchy Bumps?

RS, any news about what it is?
Board: Skin Problems 03-25-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By jillian4
Re: Unsure of growth

Chris,

I suggest that you get this seen by a doctor right away. It may be benign but if it isn't you need it removed asap to avoid further complications.

Not to scare you at all, just to...
Board: Skin Problems 03-23-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 350
Posted By jillian4
Re: Round, Hard, Red Itchy Bumps?

Hi RSCN

Yes there is a social stigma about ringworm, even though it is crazy. It is just a skin infection easily passed around by humans (usually children) and animals. But, that's society for...
Board: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) 02-25-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By jillian4
Re: i'm back from my neurologist appointment

You are so very welcome, Brandon. I think you have good doctors that gave you good advice. I really do believe the odds are in your favor to be healthy, too.

I understand fear of injuring myself...
Board: Skin Problems 02-25-2015, 09:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 350
Posted By jillian4
Re: Round, Hard, Red Itchy Bumps? *PICS*

Hi RSCN

My guess is that you have insect bites from spider mites, fleas, mosquitoes, bedbugs or some such. Those bites can itch like crazy and even get infected. My son & husband have the same...
Board: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) 02-21-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By jillian4
Smile Re: im back from my nuerologist apointment

Hi Brandon,

The stress that comes from inactivity, fear & worry can literally paralyze an otherwise perfectly normal person.

Inactivity, fear & worry can and and does create symptoms like...
Board: Brain & Nervous System Disorders 02-16-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,022
Posted By jillian4
Re: Mystery illness, docs have no answers :( Any suggestions?

Hi Brad

Just so you know, of course you may have Wilson's but Wilson's causes excess copper.

The higher than normal iron is not from Wilson's, and it is dangerous to ignore. Please do read up...
Board: Nail Problems 02-16-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 266
Posted By jillian4
Re: Help My grandma's nail is growing weirdly

Oh that is an eek situation!!!

I agree that the nail should definitely NOT be removed. The nail will be damaged and no longer protect her finger.

I would not seek a surgeon, myself. This...
Board: Brain & Nervous System Disorders 11-20-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,293
Posted By jillian4
Re: Two year long mystery. Maybe someone can shed some light.

Brad

Your blood work appears to be hemochromatosis, which I have. Don't expect doctors to understand this. You might need a specialist or a teaching hospital like the Mayo clinic.

- High iron...
Board: Diabetes 11-12-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 368
Posted By jillian4
Re: Diabetes

Dear Steven,

Hey! I really commend you for hanging in there with trying to get help to deal with your problems. Medical doctors often are focused on medications and have no tools for dealing with...
Board: Relationship Health 09-21-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 931
Posted By jillian4
re: My recent ex I think has a mental health problem. would love advice

Hi sweetie,

You seem like a sweet lady that is confused why this man lost interest in you after what seemed like a great start. I can relate to that. You seem pretty scared when the guy withdrew...
Board: Foot & Ankle Problems 08-11-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 475
Posted By jillian4
Re: Could This Be Gangrene?

Dear Ron,

Gangrene is usually black and starts with a distinct red line up the leg.
As much as can be seen, it appears that you do not have gangrene, but do have inflammation from a simple...
Board: Bowel Disorders 06-24-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By jillian4
Smile Re: Some help with bleeding please

Dear bittybye,

About the bleeding, if it is just a little red colored blood when you excrete, it probably is from near the anus, from straining. A more serious problem usually is indicated when...
Board: Foot & Ankle Problems 05-09-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 750
Posted By jillian4
Re: pain on outside bottom of foot! is this normal?

Dear wellies and all

I am just now back and saw your thread.

It is been 10 months since the surgery on my ankle after breaking it. It is completely normal for nerves to take a very long time...
Board: Women's Health 05-09-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 707
Posted By jillian4
Re: What is causing my recurrent vaginal yeast infections?

Hi samora,

I don't get onboard very often, so just saw your question.

It isn't enough to try to kill yeast. Yeast is always present and grows wherever there is moisture and sugar in the body to...
Board: Ear, Nose & Throat 05-09-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 237
Posted By jillian4
Re: Whats wrong with my chest and esophagus?

Dear anon909,

Yes, pollens can have a very toxic effect.

While your lungs may be OK in the tests, it can take a long time to finally get rid of dust or pollens or other toxins that have been...
Board: Thyroid Disorders 04-25-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By jillian4
Re: iodine is found in cows milk

Hi

There may not be as much iodine in your milk as you need. I thought I saw a post by you about losing your hair. That does go along with iodine deficiency and hypothyroid, and the solutions do...
Board: Family & Friends of the Mentally Ill 04-15-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 290
Posted By jillian4
Re: My mum's having a psychotic break?!

Dear Dancing,

You must be feeling terrified for your mum!

We are not doctors, but please don't allow anyone to assume this is just psychotic or psychological. This could be from the infection....
Board: Women's Health 04-05-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 707
Posted By jillian4
Board: Women's Health 04-05-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 707
Posted By jillian4
Re: What is causing my recurrent vaginal yeast infections?

Dear samora09,

I'm sorry you have this to deal with! It's such a problem! The good news is, yeast overgrowth IS 'curable', and there are things you can do. Yeast is a naturally occurring in the...
Board: Foot & Ankle Problems 04-04-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 750
Posted By jillian4
Smile Re: pain on outside bottom of foot! is this normal?

Dear wellies,

I can relate to your concerns so well. I am only eight months into recovery from surgery with plates and screws for a broken ankle. The surgery is different, but the recovery issues...
Board: Chronic Pain 03-24-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 559
Posted By jillian4
Re: New here

Hi

I noticed your post and wanted to share that you may want to investigate Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. It could be the cause of many or all of your symptoms. It affects everything in the body. You...
Board: Codependency 03-12-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,229
Posted By jillian4
Re: Advice needed

Dearest KS,

I would not make waves with the family or meddle in this situation, as I would not want fingers all pointing back at me. And I am sure that is what would end up happening.

Your post...
Board: Sexual Health - Women 03-11-2014, 03:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 593
Posted By jillian4
Re: Problems in the bedroom

Dearest ghostbuster,

The more pressure you put on yourself the worse this will get. Orgasms 'happen', they cannot be forced. Regardless how it may seem, an orgasm can never be commanded. Not by us...
Board: Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 03-11-2014, 02:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,930
Posted By jillian4
Re: Exercise

Dp,

You're really getting freezing cold up there aren't you? It's very cold here at night, but is warming up most days. I live for the in-between weather extremes, too. There is nothing like...
Board: Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 03-08-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,930
Posted By jillian4
Re: Exercise

Dear Dp,

I am not so sure young & dumb caused our problems; seems more like human and fallible. Were I at an age before these problems I would be 18 ,and thinking it over, I would not want to go...
Board: Urology 02-25-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 435
Posted By jillian4
Re: 88 years old with UTI

I meant to share that a natural substance called D-Mannose often resolves irritable and over active bladder problems. It is taken with water or juice and is usually is available at health food...
Board: Urology 02-25-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 523
Posted By jillian4
also try D-Mannose!

Thanks for the suggestion. As we know, there usually are different reasons and solutions for similar problems. It's good to have different ideas to try.

D-Mannose is another inexpensive, wonderful...
Board: Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 02-24-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,930
Posted By jillian4
Re: Exercise

Hi DP

I'm finally back online. Been so busy with stuff.
Thanks for your sharing & support! Yes it's how we endure.

I am all for letting go of the past and moving forward. But I did not want to...
Board: Dental Health 02-24-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,248
Posted By jillian4
Re: My mouth is a mess, diagnosed with periodontal disease

Hi Jennine,

I and my friends have gotten rid of peridontal disease (which means you have a bacterial infection) in between dental appointments with hydrogen peroxide. Dentists are amazed.

Here...
Board: Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 02-15-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,930
Posted By jillian4
Re: Exercise

Dear dp,

I just read your blog. Good for you that you can get back to working out. It's hard work to recover.

I went back and re-read this thread to refresh my memory. I am so sorry for not...
Board: Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 02-01-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,930
Posted By jillian4
Re: Exercise

Hi

I've been wondering how are you doing lately. I hope you get back to me.

Do you ever take B complex vitamins, magnesium citrate or any natural means to help the body relax and feed the...
Board: Foot & Ankle Problems 02-01-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,326
Posted By jillian4
Re: screws backing out

Hi dp,

Sorry, I haven't been back for awhile.

I am close to Medicare age, and do plan to get a catastrophic ins. plan of some kind. Maybe through Humana. If they have one I can afford. But as...
Board: Women's Health 02-01-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 429
Posted By jillian4
Re: Moisturizer for Vagina?

I don't recommend a lotion as the water in lotion will be an irritant. I can't use wipes as they have irritants. I don't use Vagisil for the same reason.

I use A & D ointment from the baby diaper...
Board: Foot & Ankle Problems 01-21-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,326
Posted By jillian4
Re: screws backing out

Of course!
Severe injury and surgery, etc, then how some medical personnel behaves is simply an awful experience, frightening!

Imagine being an 18 year old very private girl suddenly with a...
Board: Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 01-21-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,930
Posted By jillian4
Re: Exercise

Well, I am here for you for what that's worth.

You really are a trooper. I am so happy you have a support with you! and so very sorry for the loss and tragedy you have endured and still endure.
...
Board: Foot & Ankle Problems 01-21-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,326
Posted By jillian4
Thumbs up Re: screws backing out

Dear dp,

Do get a new x-ray ASAP to check on the hardware and screws. A screw moving is not unusual, and removing it is not like the original surgery to place the plate and screws. It is usually...
Board: Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 01-21-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,930
Posted By jillian4
Wink Re: Exercise

Good morning dp...morning to me, anyway. ;)

I saw your post about the screw issue and want to answer that, as yes, I too had a screw loose! LOL in more ways than one.

But back to this subject....
Board: Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 01-18-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,930
Posted By jillian4
Re: Exercise

Dear dp!

I am so sorry about your suffering! Suffering is so hard to live with! It's so hard to have had freedom of movement then to have it suddenly taken away! The other focus of hobbies and...
Board: Bowel Disorders 01-17-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,628
Posted By jillian4
Re: Can campylobacter symptoms reoccur

Dear Worrybucket

How are you doing now?

If your bowel movements are not normal yet, send someone to buy you Acidophilus. It resolves both diarrhea and constipation because it rebalances the...
Board: Ear, Nose & Throat 01-17-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,165
Posted By jillian4
Re: Deviated septum, throat fatigue

Kenshin13;5257076]Yeaah I had a allergy test skin based. Positive for Cats and dogs and dust. Problem is, because I've had these symptoms for sometime now, I don't know any difference. So even if I'm...
Board: It's Life - Off Topic Discussions 01-17-2014, 04:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,304
Posted By jillian4
Re: How important is post-secondary education, really? Should I finish?

Remember, your education doesn't obligate you to teach children! Change the type of classes. There are all kinds of adult education opportunities. Instructors are very much needed in all avenues of...
Board: Arm, Wrist & Hand 01-17-2014, 04:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 896
Posted By jillian4
Re: Am I just being a hypochondriac?

You're very welcome!
Please let us know what you find out and how you are doing!
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