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bluebird commented on the post, Losing My Pain Pal 3 hours, 6 minutes ago

I have had dogs as large as Akitas and as small as Japanese Chin decide to attune themselves to my confusing presentations of migraine. They each in their own way, would not only comfort me, but alert the house and neighbors if “I was going down”. The level of focused attention was a great comfort . More importantly, their behavior would let me…

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Kayeff commented a story 8 hours, 2 minutes ago

Thanks for the input but i know it’s definitely not meniere’s, i have had my ears tested. For a meniere’s diagnosis you need episodes of vertigo, not constant dizziness like i have, as well as hearing loss, which i don’t have. If your mother doesn’t have those aspects, then i’d question the meniere’s diagnosis even though it seems to have taken…

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ChronicallyEverything commented a story 12 hours, 42 minutes ago

It sounds like you have the same thing my mother in law has. It’s called Meniere’s disease. It took her forever to get diagnosed. She was diagnosed with several conditions before getting her true diagnosis including having had several mini strokes, but eventually she had a scan done of her brain, and in sorry but I can’t recall if it was an MRI or…