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shawnallenhamilton posted:
My girlfriends mother is experiencing short-term memory loss, no control over hand movements, excessive sleeping , cannot remember how to write, and severe headaches. Any idea what this may be?
georgiagail responded:
What does her physician say regarding this matter?

shawnallenhamilton replied to georgiagail's response:
she wont go see anyone because she doesnt have insurance. i personally think whatevers wrong is affecting her decision making too...
georgiagail replied to shawnallenhamilton's response:
You cannot expect an internet forum to provide an accurate diagnosis. These symptoms sound serious. Your girlfriends mother needs an accurate workup by a medical professional. I'd suggest a neurologist.

shawnallenhamilton replied to georgiagail's response:
I'm not looking for an accurate diagnosis. I was just looking for suggestions.
georgiagail replied to shawnallenhamilton's response:
OK...Stroke...TIA....Brain tumor.....Blood clot in the brain.....blockage in the arteries in the neck leading the the brain.....Parkinsons.....Serious enough to get looked into medically?

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