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Conditions and Symptoms

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Neurological conditions can involve confronting a variety of frustrating symptoms that affect our most basic functions. The following is a list of some common symptoms linked to neurological conditions. If you are concerned about one or more of these symptoms, be sure to call your doctor.

  • Bladder problems (frequent urination, urgency) 
  • Breathing problems 
  • Choking or gasping during sleep 
  • Concussion 
  • Confusion, disorientation 
  • Depression 
  • Excessive daytime sleepiness 
  • Fainting, loss of consciousness / blackouts 
  • Fatigue 
  • Hallucinations 
  • Headache (severe, unusual, recurring) 
  • Impaired coordination 
  • Insomnia 
  • Loss of facial expression 
  • Loss of speech 
  • Loud snoring 
  • Memory loss 
  • Muscle stiffness or rigid limbs 
  • Muscle stiffness or spasms 
  • Muscle weakness 
  • Narcolepsy 
  • Nausea 
  • Numbness, pain 
  • Poor posture and balance 
  • Restless legs syndrome 
  • Seizures / physical convulsions 
  • Short-term memory and concentration issues 
  • Sleep apnea 
  • Sleep deprivation 
  • Slow or awkward gait 
  • Sudden weakness or numbness of the face, arm or leg (usually occurring on one side of the body) 
  • Sudden onset of confusion, difficulty swallowing, difficulty speaking or understanding what others are saying 
  • Sudden vision impairment, blurry, dimming, or no vision in one or both eyes 
  • Sudden dizziness, falling, or loss of balance, vertigo 
  • Temperature sensitivity 
  • Tingling sensations 
  • Tremors 
  • Vomiting 

Note the following when symptoms present themselves:

  • Duration - how long symptom lasts
  • Location of symptom
  • Onset - gradual build or sudden attack
  • Recurrence - how frequent do symptoms occur, do they occur at the same time each day
  • Relief found in
  • Severity of pain or symptom
  • Triggers

THIS IS NOT MEDICAL ADVICE. It is intended for informational purposes only. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Never ignore professional medical advice in seeking treatment because of something you have read on the internet / web. If you think you may have a medical emergency, immediately call your doctor or dial 911.

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