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I've irregular heartbeat, chest pains(on and off), dizyness, lack of focus(visual&mental)drs are clueless as2the cause.Blood tests inconclusiv. Help plz?

I've irregular heartbeat, chest pains(on and off), dizyness, lack of focus(visual&mental)drs are clueless as2the cause.Blood tests inconclusiv. Help plz?

Cardiologist: Have you seen a cardiologist? Have you had a heart monitor at home? That's where i would start. Frequently, in your age group, arrhythmias which originate in the upper chambers of the heart produced symptoms such as the ones you describe. These can only be pick up on a heart monitor, unless you walk into an er while having an episode of "irregular heart beat". ...Read more

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What can cause an extreme lack of focus... For the last 3-4 weeks it feels like my mind is foggy and its difficult to focus mentally and visually.

What can cause an extreme lack of focus... For the last 3-4 weeks it feels like my mind is foggy and its difficult to focus mentally and visually.

ManyPossiblesFrom: Metabolic to brain anatomic/function issues to emotional (internalized anger, fear, grief, confusion) issues. It does not matter that we are not consciously aware or may not consciously fully understand because we are not conscious of the vast majority of our brain function. Work on more awareness of dreams, write them down and consider seeking out help from someone worthy of your trust. ...Read more

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I am feeling lack of focus, concentration and difficulty planning/visualizing future activities. I only enjoy music and nothing else.

I am feeling lack of focus, concentration and difficulty planning/visualizing future activities. I only enjoy music and nothing else.

See answer: Symptoms likely due to some depression. But if you had a diagnosis of ADD or ADHD as a child your symptoms could possibly be due to this. For more information on depression go to http://bit.ly/1xUALOL If you feel depression is a possibility go to checklist on depression that discusses CBT(Cognitive Behavioral Therapy). For further discussion consider a Consultation online with Health Tap Dr. ...Read more

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How to be sure if i can't concentrate and study well whether because of not having enough will or because of some biological reason to lack of focus ?

How to be sure if i can't concentrate and study well whether because of not having enough will or because of some biological reason to lack of focus ?

I beileve that: You need to look the longitudinal course of your problem since childhood. Was there any problem in elementary , middle school, high school , college . Were you told that you are not focusing , turning in your homework in time ? What I am driving at is if you have attention problem . You need to talk to your family , friends , look in to your past and if there is a pattern , consider seeing your doc. ...Read more

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Having HUGE lack of focus in school and my memory has been worse than normal lately. Dr. isn't worried, but I am - grades slipping. Get a 2nd opinion?

Having HUGE lack of focus in school and my memory has been worse than normal lately. Dr. isn't worried, but I am - grades slipping. Get a 2nd opinion?

Agree with concern: You may be experiencing medication side effects, thyroid problems, low vitamin levels, changes in chemical balance, and easy to screen all of this. Could query whether sleep deprivation or emotional issues playing a role. Is your Lyme active? Do you have an anti-phospholipid antibody syndrome? How about that second opinion? ...Read more

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What causes moodiness, memory loss and lack of focus?

What causes moodiness, memory loss and lack of focus?

Lots of issues: Depression & dementia (alzheimer's & other types) can present w/moodiness, memory loss and lack of focus. Use of illicit substances can also present w/similar symptoms. Time to get evaluated. ...Read more

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I suffered s ruptured brain aneurysm I'm 2003 recently ive been suffering a add type symptom lack of communication unsble focus ?

I suffered s ruptured brain aneurysm I'm 2003 recently  ive been suffering a add type symptom lack of communication unsble focus ?

See your neurologist: Congrats on being a survivor of a ruptured brain aneurysm and getting your health back. In cases like yours, any neurologic sign or symptom, that is new, and that you cannot easily attribute to something else, ought not to be ignored and evaluated. Trust you are in the care of a good neurologist, who knows your history, prior surgical particulars, who should see you, do a full neuro exam 1st. ...Read more