I feel unhealthy and generally unwell. My symptoms include ALL of the following:
Digestion: - Chronic diarrhea for 10+ years, sometimes intermittent constipation - bad burps, seems like I can't keep food down. - Slow urination, frequent need to urinate (developed in the past 2 years) - Sensitive to alcohol, sugar, caffeine, and grease
Eyes: - Falling/swollen/red eyelid (developed in the past year) - Can't concentrate on a single point
Brain: - Fatigue, lethargy - Depression - Concentration problem - Low energy - Headaches everyday
SKIN: - Bad rosacea/eczema/psoriasis - Extremely dry and very red face, neck, chest, arms (to the point of painful stinging after applying moisturizer) - Brittle, dry hair, dandruff
Joints: - Clicky - Chronic back pain, easily "pop out" vertebrae - painful pops in shoulders/hips/legs/elbows while working out
Other/General: - Excessive back sweat - Frequently sick (6-10 times a year) - Always thirsty, even though I drink 10+ glasses of water daily - Bruise easily - Red/itchy after cold swimming pools/cold weather - Terribly dehydrated every morning - Purple-ish tongue, with dry mouth (making a white-ish layer on top) - Bad phlegm after meals - Cold hands - Hard to breathe through nose sometimes (swollen nostril?) - Feel like I'm aging too fast (sudden appearance of wrinkles, dropping eyelid, etc.)
The biggest issues I have are my uncontrollable skin condition, my leaky gut(?), my complete lack of energy, depression, and headaches. I need help very badly, I'm only 23 years old and want to be healthy. I feel like I am becoming decrepit and my youth is passing me by.
My GP said it might be a food allergy and quickly got me out of his office by referring me to a gastroenterologist. I don't know what good it will do but I will try anything at this point.
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