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Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Occasional Partial Sight Loss (Overview)

Occasional partial sight loss is a symptom that is concerning for a number of conditions including multiple sclerosis.


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What is the best treatment for headache with occasional partial sight loss?

What is the best treatment for headache with occasional partial sight loss?

Migraine: This sounds like a migraine attack. Treatment is possible if the episodes are frequent or handicapping. You should see a neurologist with a specialty in migraine headaches who can help you with this problem ...Read more

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Occasional Partial Sight Loss (Overview)

Occasional partial sight loss is a symptom that is concerning for a number of conditions including multiple sclerosis.


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Xray report has loss of cervical lordosis. Severe pain in movement of neck followed by left arm joint. Is it treatable? Is it danger? Pls help me out.

Xray report has loss of cervical lordosis. Severe pain in movement of neck followed by left arm joint. Is it treatable? Is it danger? Pls help me out.

It depends on type o: The report is only as reliable as the type of x-ray done(? C-spine x-ray versus MRI of the c-spine). If you have lots of pain, a plane x-ray is not likely to help with the diagnosis. You need to be sure that you are examined by a neurologist or neurosurgeon to help you find out the cause and offer treatment which is appropriate. They can order a mri, if indicated based on their examination. ...Read more

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Dr. Bernstein Joel Dr. Joel
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Living with Hearing Loss (Checklist)

See an ENT doctor
Yearly
Get an audiogram
Yearly
Discuss the results of audiogram with your ENT
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How to get rid of loose skin after wieght loss?

How to get rid of loose skin after wieght loss?

Loose skin can be ..: removed surgically in most areas of the body. Common procedures are arm and leg lifts breast lift and tummy tuck. Congratulations on you weight loss. A consultation with a Plastic Surgeon can help you decide if the trade off of a scar is worth removal of the extra skin., ...Read more

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How can you prevent further eyesight loss?

How can you prevent further eyesight loss?

It depends: If you are over 40, it is best to see and eye doctor annual because many ocular conditions are more frequent with age. Some of these, such as open angle glaucoma, are painless and you may be unaware of the problem and not be appropriately treated. Chronic conditions, such as diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma and macular degeneration, require monitoring and treatments are available to preserve vision. ...Read more

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Managing Hair Loss (Checklist)

Eat foods high in protein, low in sugars
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Don't tie your hair too tightly
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Use deep oil conditioning at least weekly
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Are there some genetic reasons I get loss of consciousness off and on?

Are there some genetic reasons I get loss of consciousness off and on?

Lost consciousness: If you had real loss of consciousness then i hope you are under the care of a physician. If you had more than one episode of sudden loss of consciousness then you need a full work up. Are those caused by seizures, or by a cardiac arrhythmia, aortic stenosis or tias, medication effect, or just fear. Get a neurologist & cardiac evaluation or at least go to your pcp. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for headache with occasional partial sight loss?

Migraine: This sounds like a migraine attack. Treatment is possible if the episodes are frequent or handicapping. You should see a neurologist with a specialty in migraine headaches who can help you with this problem ...Read more

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Coping with Pregnancy Loss (Checklist)

Find and attend a support group
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Consider meeting with a therapist with your spouse
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Talk with family and friends about how you are feeling
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What would cause partial loss of sight on one side and speech to be uncontrollable and jumbled or unable to find words?

What would cause partial loss of sight on one side and speech to be uncontrollable and jumbled or unable to find words?

Stroke: You should go to the ER ASAP!!!!!The symptoms you describe could be related to insult to the brain and the more time lost before getting medical help, the worse the injury and recovery. PLEASE GO TO THE ER ASAP!!!!! TIME IS BRAIN. ...Read more

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A temporary partial sight area loss for 5 minutes then back to normal...was leaning over backwards watching tv at time etc...all now good?

A temporary partial sight area loss for 5 minutes then back to normal...was leaning over backwards watching tv at time etc...all now good?

Vasospasm: This may have been a transient spasm of an artery probably in the retina if one eye was involved which can occur prior to a migraine headache but can also occur without headache. Since you have had no other symptoms with that episode, you can sit tight at this time, or you could consult an ophthalmologist for advice. ...Read more

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Living with Memory Loss (Checklist)

Get a DPOA for health and finances. Have doctors visit with them.
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Write down important phone numbers & post them in more than one place
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Give your DPOA a list of your medicines and doctors' names
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Is there any cures in sight for skin pigmentation loss.

Is there any cures in sight for skin pigmentation loss.

Possibly: Uvb-nb light treatment may be helpful for some people. However if it is from an autoimmune disorder, then the chances of improvement are unlikely. ...Read more

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Loss of eye sight in one eye?

Loss of eye sight in one eye?

Serious issue: If you had good vision in one eye which is now fading or worse if it suddenly went away, you should see an ophthalmologist for evaluation. The list of possibilities includes things like strokes in the eye, diabetes, optic neuritis, bleeding and infection. Most conditions with loss of one eye are serious and need attention. ...Read more

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Blackout? Temporary loss of sight and hearing!

Blackout? Temporary loss of sight and hearing!

ER visit ASAP: These are very worrisome signs and symptoms in one so young. Go to an er immediately (have someone drive you). Good luck! ...Read more

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Blackout? Temporary loss of sight and hearing!

Blackout? Temporary loss of sight and hearing!

Go to ER: If you had any of the above mentioned symptoms, i recommend going to the emergency room to rule out any life threatening conditions. Wishing you the very best! ...Read more

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What can be the cause of the bright occasional blood loss from your bottom?

What can be the cause of the bright occasional blood loss from your bottom?

Hemorrhoids, cancer: Hemorrhoids are the most common cause, but cancer can also cause these syptoms. You should visit your primary care physician or a gastroenterologist to investigate further. ...Read more

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Are there any conditions or diseases (preferably fatal), where either hearing or sight loss is one of the first symptoms?

Are there any conditions or diseases (preferably fatal), where either hearing or sight loss is one of the first symptoms?

A long list: There are many conditions that satisfy these criterion. Included are various strokes, brain tumors and aneurysms and metabolic conditions such as diabetes. There are a number of inherited conditions which might start as a visual problem such as ataxia telangiectasia. Toxic conditions such as methyl alcohol poisoning also can start with vision loss. ...Read more

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How can I cure partial hearing loss?

How can I cure partial hearing loss?

Hearing loss: First we need to find out what is the cause of this loss of hearing. Some are curable such as wax , fur uncle, osteomas, ear drum perforations etc. Some like sensorineural hearing loss cannot be cured but can be helped. ...Read more

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Occasional hearing loss possible?

Occasional hearing loss possible?

Yes: Occ hearing loss can occur when you have wax build up or a perforated ear drum and when you have a common cold. ...Read more