I Am a Young Person With Health Probs

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    Sick

    I am only 15 and have more problems with my health than my grandparents I went to Cooks children's hospital when i was 13 and 14, they told me i has a cyst in my cilia (in your brain where your pituitary gland is), and a dysfunctional hypothalamus, but could think of...
    trippleA trippleA
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jun 20, 2009

    i have got a heart mur mur,

    wolf Parkinson white syndrome, polycystic ovarys and i had my left kidney taken out three years ago because it wasnt working propley and it was blocked so they just took it out, i still have the pain cause my body has got use to it andi have had scans and tests done to see what...
    westlife213 westlife213
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 2, 2014

    I Have Brain Injuries. But, It Does Not Stop Me From Living Life !!!

    I have brain injuries from back to back car accidents. The Doctor from Neurology and Brain Specialist told me in 2003, that I'll be in a "vegetated state of mind". It was hard for me. I have over 15 rehabilitation appointments, a lot of medical bills, including my layoff of...
    mysticvictoria mysticvictoria
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jul 14, 2013

    In The Bag.

    I am 17 and I smoke excessively. I started smoking when I was 15. I was influenced by my friends. And the desire to do bad things to act cool pretty much sky rocketed. When my parents found out, my mom was against it but my dad he was 'different' , instead of punishing me he...
    Moronicjester Moronicjester
    18-21, M
    1 Response Dec 14, 2012

    Were To Satart

    Im 15 and if benn smoking for years so I have holes in my lungs plus asma. I dip to so I got gum disease.
    Bicarter Bicarter
    18-21, M
    Jun 6, 2013

    Sick Of Sickness

    i had lumber disc prolapse ten years back,since then my life has changed.This crippling pain has left me of nowhere.i cannot do much physical work,i have to take lot of leaves from workplace.my family has become immune to my pain.I always remain cheerful from outside but i am...
    bluedewdrops bluedewdrops
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Dec 5, 2009

    Yep, I'm a Mess!

    I've always been sickly, since I was a toddler. Hospitals are like a second home to me. The trouble is, I have two parents with a long list of health issues. And there are many health problems within my family history, relatives on both sides of my parents. It's amazing that they...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 8, 2009

    Health Probs

    I have had enough health issues and I am challenged to search for answers and it is exciting when I find something that helps, so let me know what your health issues are and I'll help you seek  possible answers. here are some of the probs I've had in this life: gestastional...
    charlee17 charlee17
    51-55, F
    5 Responses Jan 7, 2009

    Does It End?

    For the last two years now, I've been constantly battling Staph infections in my sinuses. They continually come back and reoccur, which has required me to have an IV nearly constantly all this time. I've had other health problems...but I don't understand what is happening to me...
    succubus6685 succubus6685
    22-25, F
    May 24, 2011
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