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Been Suffering for decades ... epilepsy .... pain in right side .... now diabetes ... female 59 years old .... wondering now about vagus nerve .... do have endometriosis wondering wondering … read more
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On the 29th of July an implant called a Vagus Nerve
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I had a VNS removal 3 months ago and I still do not have my
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I need help understanding how placing the magnet over the
I need help understanding how placing the magnet over the VNS when the battery is dying will help. Does it provide a little extra stimulation?… read more
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I have had 3 cervical fusions 2006. C4-C7. C5-C7 removed and
I have had 3 cervical fusions 2006. C4-C7. C5-C7 removed and donor bone. Spinal cord damage after wearing halo with no neck for 5 months. Decreased gag reflex Dx by Cedars. Small right thalamic stroke… read more
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I have medically refractory partial epilepsy, independent
i have medically refractory partial epilepsy, independent temporal onset, chronic memory deficit seconday to bilatoral temportal lobe disease,what medication can I take? These seizures have been going… read more
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What can we do about the chocking side affects of the vns.
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My esophogus goes into spasm when eating certain foods. It
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I have been offered an operation but i have forgot the name
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Could you send that link telling where they're doing studies
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My son is in the hospital with a seizure disorder,the
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Dear Dr sophie, I am sorry i havent been in touch ,but i
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