Home | Links | Contact Us | Top 50 | News | Bookmark
Find a drug:
A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z   #  

Health Forum    Other - Diseases
Health Discussion Forum

 When does a heavy drinker become an alcoholic- where is the line drawn?
...


 why is there so little support available for males with anorexia nervosa or other eating disorders?
...


 I have this weird lump on my neck and idk what it is!!! Help Me!!!?
I have been gauging my ear (making the hole larger) and every time i put this one in, i get this lump on the front of my neck. It's not that noticeable, but it hurts. Now i have one and it has ...


 Why does my nose bleed a lot?
Me and my two oldest brothers have this same problem. It happens to us a lot in the warm weather. (We are from Los Angeles) Anyway, my nose randomly bleeds a lot. Either in the day or in the night. I ...


 does anyone know how to get rid of hiccups?!?
ive had the hiccups since 830 this morning its now 10:30.
ive tried all the typical things such as the water, holding my breathe, getting scared, holding conversation to stop thinking about it ...


 How to prevent fainting?
Just before you are about to faint...like you know that you are about to faint...how can you get back to normal??...


 what does being bipolar do?
...


 If you suffered from Tourette's syndrom what word would you like keep repeating?
...


 Tegretol retard?
My doctor switched me from regular Tegretol to Tegretol retard..........

What is the sid eeffects ??...


 i have lost my voice! whats the best and quickest remedies???
its been gone since sunday morning now! and im desperate to have my voice back! (i sound like a middle aged man and im a teen girl!)

:'(

ive gargled some salt water and ive ...


 Should I run today? My stomach hurts really bad. 10 pts for best answer?
My stomach hurts so much I feel like I need to throw up. My body is tired, and my head kinda hurts. If I dont run every day I feel fat and gross so what should I do?...


 Both of my parents have MS (Multiole sclerosis) what is the chance that me (or my brother) might get it too?
...


 Has anyone had OCD and been cured of it? What is it like not to have it after having it most of your life?
...


 I was told to today that I have bipolar disorder. I stoled something from my work. I'm not that kind of person
I work for the federal government and now I have 3 felonies on my record. I have lost 35 pounds in 6 months,can'tsleep' don't eat like I used to' don't have alot to do with ...


 I need help! My mom is sick!!?
Ok. My mom was complaining about sharp pains in her stomach. Then she got sick 2-4 times. Now she's going to the hospital. And she mentioned it hurts to sit up. But she can sit down and feel ...


 How do i get rid of a cold sore quickly?
and how do i tell the difference between a cold sore,pimples, and acne, what is a cold sore and what does it come ...


 Would any doctor remove a stomach even if there is no cancer present?
I do not have cancer, but I am overweight and suffer very bad indigestion problems and pain in my stomach. Would any type of doctor consider removing my stomach, a procedure usually done on cancer ...


 What is the name of this disorder?
I think its a disorder, anyway, I was told that this girl at my school had a disorder where if you touch one of her shoulders, she automatically touches the other. I was also told that she cannot ...


 What is thrush?
Is it curable
Additional Details
What are symptoms?...


 My chest hurts Help Me!?
Everytime i breath it feels as if, if i breath to deep it feels like a pressure and makes me cough. I cant lay down because everytime i do i cough even more. Im not coughing anything much up but when ...



blueblueblue
did i have a mini seizure/stroke last night?
I'm 14, female, and i suffer from anorexia
I havent eaten since last friday (i dont need to hear it) and ive been feeling pretty bad because of the starving.

at 4 am this morning i woke up and ran to the bathroom. i was so dizzy that i couldnt see anything but i found the toilet. i had some kind of diarrhea and the worst cramps of my life. i was blinded and in a lot of pain everywhere. i kept slumping over and i wanted to scream. i thought i was dying.

i was trying to fight the dizziness and the blindness so i got off the toilet and wrapped a towel around myself (i was not wearing anything somehow) and fell to the floor and blacked out.
when i came to, i think it was about five minuts later, and the world was kind of spinning. i got up off the floor and there was a whooshing sound in my ears. i was really shaky but i put some clothes on and went to bed again.

this has never happened to me before, and ive had a lot of experience with starving. im not at a very low weight at the moment (barely underweight) so im not emaciated.

i tried to research my symptoms and the only things i could think of were seizure or stroke, though i dont know much about either. after reading about it a bit, heart failure came up. is this what happened?

please help me, i need to know
i dont want to die
and please, dont tell me to just eat or that im stupid. i want to know what happened to me.
Additional Details
im not sure if it was just regular fainting... ive fainted lots of times before, from starving and other reasons. this was different but maybe it was just normal
                      








John B
Rating
you say dont tell you just to eat, but thats exactly the solution.

things like this dont happen to healthy people, and this is definitely branching off from your anorexia
there is no way that it is just a coincidence that you have anorexia and also you have a seperate health issue
these things are connected
you are malnourished and should eat, thats the only advice i can give to you


NONE
Rating
I wouldn't be able to help you with an answer but I am worried for you. As a friendly suggestion, I would like for you to explain your WHOLE post to your parents/guardians. You may need medical help. Do NOT risk your life by not doing anything. Please.


Amanda
Rating
Sometimes the best answer is the hardest to accept.

You can't just starve yourself for days. Your body can't work properly without adequate nutrition.

Sounds like a 'gastric' problem. And when you jumped out of bed, you got dizzy and had a case of 'blinding light'.

And I'd imagine you were shaky cold when you jumped out of bed to lay on the bathroom floor naked.

And you probably dozed off on the bathroom floor and got sleep paralysis (which can give you that whooshing sound)


Colleen C
Yes probably I am sorry that you suffer from that and you need to get a doctor for that, seizer/strokes or whatever you had i am sure its something bad and unhealthy for a 14 yr old boy.and i don't much think you had either one you may have had something wrong so try to put some newtriants in your body DO NOT TAKE PILLS. i am almost positive it is because you have anorexia because boys have a faster matabalism and you need to eat more so you are double starving yourself from a girl research more.


Queen_Lucki
It's also possible that you simply passed out. When you don't eat, whether it's for a day or a couple days, your blood sugar gets low. This is called hypoglycemia. Low blood sugar can cause you to pass out, it's happened to me quite a few times.


Stephanie T
Rating
I'm not going to be easy on you, what is happening to you is a result of you abusing your body. You felt like you were dying b/c you are killing yourself. Your body needs nutrition to keep going, when you stop eating eating then your heart, lungs, blood, etc can't go. You need to develop a healthy relationship w/ food. I saw a Dr. on a morning show talking about lap-band surgeries, and that the stomach is reduced to 5 bites of food per meal to help overweight people lose weight. I think it may depend on the person to add a few more bites if needed. Maybe you should make that at least your goal. I hope you will consider therapy too. Many times controlling food intake stems from loss of control elsewhere in your life. Remember, God loves you, everything is in His timing and in His control. That can sometimes give you peace of mind when you trust Him to give Him control of your life.


mswildchick
Rating
its issues with low blood sugar.
taht would explain the dizzyness and the fainting
and the shaking


random3377
Rating
Because your not eating your body doesn't know what to do. It is confused and is not getting any nutrition to make it function properly. Also because you do not have anything in your stomach it is really easy for u to pick up bugs. you may have picked up a bug and your body was just tryin to get rid of it.
I know that u really don't want to hear this but you should eat!
a friend of mine had anorexia and died from it, i don't want this to happen to anyone else.


[email protected]!!
Rating
My sister used to be anorexic, so i'm not gonna jude. People make stupid choices in life, every one does, so no one should tell you that you're stupid or anything like that. My sister had this happen to her a few times, what it is is your body doesn't have any more energy because you're not feeding it, so it starts having seizures. And anorexia can bring on more health problems than just starving to death. It can even cause cancer. And i'm not trying to scare you or anything, but i know a couple of people that have been anorexic and are right now in the hospital. The doctors gave one a little over a month to live and the other three weeks. I'm so glad my sister started fixing her life, because if not she'd be in the hospital right now, too. If i were you, i'd start eating. Think of how your family and friends would feel if anything happened to you. You've already had one bad experience because of not eating, don't call the next one, ok?


martin d
Rating
I know you said not to tell you to eat but...
It is incredibly unhealthy to starve yourself.
What happened is because of you not eating. It was not a seizure. Those are symptoms of weakness due to starvation.

Seriously, you have to realize how stupid that is. Eat if you don't want to die.


Funniest dude on this mutha
EAT A SANDWICH


bhathalmani
Rating
DONT WORRY! Your not going to die from a seizure. BUT you could die from hunger and a lack of food. Im glad you told me you have anorexia, because thats the reason why you felt the way you did. You had diarrhea because your body was flushing out the last remains of food in your body. Your body is basically telling you need food, jeez... How do you think your body will run if you have no food? Obviously this was bound to happen to you. And your only like what 14? What made you convinced not to eat after like 5 days? Im not trying to be mean or anything, but you deserve the lecture. This is very serious! How much do you weigh! Please respond back to this so I can help you.Please!


Britney
this happened because your body is not getting the nutrients it needs. you are going to kill yourself! I'm sorry but you really really need help. go to the doctor and they will help you.


 Enter Your Message or Comment


User Name:  
User Email:   
Post a comment:







Large Text
Archive: All drugs - Links - Forum - Forum - Forum - Medical Topics
Drug3k does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. 0.014
Copyright (c) 2013 Drug3k Thursday, March 19, 2015
Terms of use - Privacy Policy