I Have Dysnomia

Dysnomia anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Dysnomia. You're not alone. 8 People

    Hello, This Is My Story

    I have dysnomia. I have just been diagnosed after having a heart attack and when they went in and placed 4 stents the drs. nicked  two arteries and I almost hemmoraged to death. They did not realize it until they got me back to the recoup room (ha, ha, forgot the name of...
    2blueskyes 2blueskyes
    61-65
    3 Responses Feb 12, 2009

    Couldn't Find The Right Word

    I noticed my old boss who was just recently layed-off had just gotten a new position with the local coffee shop. Happy that he was now employed I spoke up and said; “I knew you’d find some executive position! They can’t keep a ___ man down” but I couldn’t remember the...
    homestayrva homestayrva
    51-55, M
    Feb 1, 2012

    So Embarrassing...

    isn't it? I have never been formally diagnosed with dysnomia, but that's what my problem is. I get so embarrassed when I can't remember the name of something I'm talking about, or most common, a person't name. I can see the person in my head, tell facts about them, go find their...
    iforgot65 iforgot65
    41-45
    1 Response Dec 16, 2010

    I Do Not Have Trouble Reading

    I have had dysnomia my entire life. Unfortunately I was never diagnosed. I was diagnosed with a reading disability however which is complete **** since I don't have any problem with reading comprehension. I had trouble expressing my answers for written response questions. No one...
    alicestar alicestar
    22-25
    Oct 26, 2011

    So Embarrassing...

    isn't it? I have never been formally diagnosed with dysnomia, but that's what my problem is. I get so embarrassed when I can't remember the name of something I'm talking about, or most common, a person't name. I can see the person in my head, tell facts about them, go find their...
    iforgot65 iforgot65
    41-45
    Dec 16, 2010

    It's a Bit of a Handicap

    Imagine your in a job interview. They ask you the name of the package you used and even though you work with it daily and know the name, you can not answer. The interviewer thinks you are lying or stupid. Imagine something as crazy as someone asking you the name of the girl you...
    gtucker1 gtucker1
    51-55
    5 Responses Nov 6, 2008
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