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Fingers falling asleep at night

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bashar Brijawi
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31 years experience
See Neurologist: Could be carpal tunnel syndrome or other nerve entrapment you need to see a neurologist for blood work like checking you for diabetes, thyroid probl... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lina Fine
Sleep Medicine 19 years experience
Peripher. nerve,neck: This may be be related to disc compression in the neck, especially if you have an uncomfortable pillow or sleep in a specific position that triggers t... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Exam: This may represent compression of the median and ulnar nerves during sleep or you may be developing early carpal tunnel syndrome. The diagnosis requir... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Trantalis, DPM
Podiatry 43 years experience
No. You need to be seen immediately by the doctor that put the cast on or the EMERGENCY room. The fact that you’re feeling numbness indicates the cast... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Mosolf
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Sleep hygeine: Have you implemented a strict bedtime routine even on weekends? Have you removed the tv and electronics from her room? Does she study and read in her ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Ryan
Dentistry 51 years experience
Yes: This falls within the realm of 'sleep medicine'. Inadequate sleep due to a mind that will not allow itself to 'turn off the switch'. Try doing somet... Read More
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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Sleep: Practice good sleep hygiene. Get rid of devices such as phone, TV or computer. Get ready for bed and typically a book or some reading can help. No sti... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. R Sangal
Dr. R Sangalanswered
Sleep Medicine 44 years experience
Find the cause: If you have difficulty with falling asleep occasionally, over the counter Benadryl (diphenhydramine) (dipenhydramine) might help, or the use of medici... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Chest heaviness: is it all day or only at night when you lie down? May be reflux or even gallbladder but of course on has to consider heart issues as well and asth... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Doctor can evaluate: Insomnia has many causes, so an evaluation by a primary care doctor is needed. Getting rid of a problem causing insomnia will usually work, but someti... Read More
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