I Had Bells Palsy

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 10 People

    Still Smiling

    I woke with a terrible headache and pains in my eye and behind my ear 3 days ago. Over the course of the day my face started to feel numb and tingly on my left side and my face started to slide over the course of the evening, customers at work seemed very worried by what was...
    stillsmilinginside stillsmilinginside
    1 Response Feb 3, 2012

    I had Bells Palsy in 2002.

    I was very upset at the time. My smile is crooked and my eye closes funny at weird times.
    cottonbreeze cottonbreeze
    46-50, F
    Aug 19, 2014

    I Had Bells Palsy After The Birth Of My Fourth Child

    Although this condition is more common than I was aware of it being, it really does seem like most people I've talked to have no idea about it. For me, it happened within a week of the birth of my fourth child. I was exhausted from the birth and the demands of a newborn, so I was...
    Tsirian527 Tsirian527
    26-30, F
    6 Responses May 9, 2011
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