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Marti

I have been seeing private Neuro. Dr. I have not been seeing anyone at VA. Lots of vets here do not like the VA. some VA,s have a good reputation not the one near me.

My DR. has said he does not think I have ALS but could be Parkinson but his offical diagnosies is unknown cause. He has a couple of times said it may not even be Parkinson disease. I do not think he knows really.

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Marti,

I live in north Mississippi, the nearest VA hospital is in Memphis, Tn. I have only been there once about my arm twitching it was not a good experience. You can see my post need advice under Gulf War for explanation. Also since I live in Mississippi I always have to remind them to send my paperwork to Jackson, Mississippi Regional office and not Nashville Regional office which they have done several times and then it is lost. I am sorry to hear about your problem aswell, I appreciate your input and help as well as anyones. Take Care

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You need to find a good neurologist....to bad u don't live near Atlanta:) Good Luck to you TOO! :D

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I hope I can find one here. My regular DR took blood today. He is going to check thyroid, hormone levels to rule out that problem. Take Care Marti

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