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I’m a 22 year old female that has been experiencing an abundance of health problems that seem to be getting worse and worse. My biggest problem is the overall feeling of pain and disorientation that I feel every single day. I am almost constantly in some sort of aching pain (mostly in my knees, wrists, neck, and back) and I cannot seem to keep myself focused. My vision blurs often now, and I have recently begun to feel an intense spinning sensation for the last 3 days that has not gone away. My dizzy spells generally felt as if I had a thick cloud of fog, but it has since turned into an almost unbearable rollercoaster ride. I have completely lost balance twice during these dizzy spells and had to lay down, but the room continued to spin even as I tried to rest. I haven’t changed my diet or routine. I don’t eat much, but that is normal for me. I have also gained over 50lbs over the last 6months (205lbs)... I’m not sure what is going on, but I constantly feel sick.

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replied October 12th, 2018
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Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
You need proper assessment. I would suggest you to have serum cortisol,thyroid function tests and peripheral smear. Consult your healthcare provider with results of above investigations.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care

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