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Vision Problems And Clumsiness
When our movements are not well coordinated, we are clumsy. We may drop things, run into doors, or have trouble getting projects done that require coordination of our movements. Some people are just clumsier than others. However, if someone is not usually clumsy and now starts having trouble with hand movements, walking or other movements, a visit to the ...Read more
Do vision problems like blurry or double vision come and go with ms or do they stick around after they start? at what point should you get glasses?
Optic Neuritis: Vision loss in multiple sclerosis is secondary to optic neuritis, which often resolves mostly if not totally. Color vision and contrast sensitivity may remain impaired even when visual acuity improves. No harm in wearing glasses, but see a low vision specialist to avoid the intellectually-barren "balance lens." Double vision can be due to intranuclear ophthalmoplegia or a cranial neuropathy. ...Read more
I just got diagnosed with ms. I had left eye vision problems but today i woke up with shooting pains in my lower back to my knees. Any clues?
Headaches, vision problem in left eye, dizziness, severe fatigue, memory loss, speech problem, clumsiness, etc. What could this be?
Get checked out...: .. by a healthcare professional right away. Your symptoms are not specific to any one condition but all of them together can mean certain bad things. make sure you are not ingesting any new substances or medications which could explain these symptoms. Go see a doctor ASAP. ...Read more
Retinopathy, sugar: The major reason for vision loss with type ii diabetes is retinopathy from poorly control disease. You should aim to keep your hba1c as low as possible; at least under 7.0 and lower if you can get it since that relates strongly to the development of retinal changes. Wildly uncontrolled sugar can also lead to focusing instability. Diabetics are more susceptible to infections as well. ...Read more
Vision after surgery: It depends partly on what you had the surgery for. If you had a retinal detachment, then there are multiple causes of vision problems, even after surgery. Some are related to the detachment itself and others can be related to the surgery. For example, a cataract after retinal surgery is a common problem that causes visual deterioration and is related to the surgery. ...Read more