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why are my feet numb when walking on a treadmill

A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Shoe inserts: It sounds like your feet are not being adequately supported. Get some insoles for your shoes and see if that helps. If not, then see your doctor or ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Nerve,vein or muscle: Are you certain that a vein is the culprit? With associated numbness the problem could be with a pinched nerve from a spinal disorder like a disc prob ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience Pain Management
Maybe: May be your back but also may be diabetes, blood supply to feet (though not likely).
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Kalter
18 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Fractures and DJD do not cause nerve compression by themselves. However, it can cause slippage in the back and also chemically irritate nerves which w ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ruby Maher
26 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Yes it's possible: Intake in salt in diet can absorb water in tissues over night when you get up and go on treadmill pressure causes swellings, if you don't have any sys ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ross
41 years experience Podiatry
Instep pain: Check the shoes and make sure that the lacing system is not too tight. When you are on the treadmill, your dorsiflexors are firing, possibly causing a ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
May need orthotic: It sounds like you have a slightly abnormal gait. An orthotic can help correct this. Once corrected, your back pain will likely improve.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
47 years experience neurology
? pinched nerve back: If the numbness is only while walking which goes away on rest, it indicates pinching in low back. Usually it is also associated with pain shooting dow ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Newman
31 years experience Podiatry
See a doctor: There are many reasons for tingling and numbness in the feet, such as neuropathy of diabetes, thyroid issues, spine issues, nerve irritations among ot ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Neuropathy.: Sounds like you may have some damage to the nerves in your feet. Should have this evaluated by your doc to make sure you do not have an underlying di ... Read More

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