Top answers from doctors based on your search:

why are my legs aching so bad

A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frances Ilozue
24 years experience Family Medicine
Time to seek help: Make appointment for your grandpa to see his doctor to determine what will be best for him. Proper treatment for the elderly is usually difficult wit ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajainder Shergill
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Better chair.: You probably need a better chair - an ergonomic one, with good cushioning in the seat, proper back support, and appropriate height so that your feet a ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
21 years experience Pediatrics
Basics: Start by using a cold pack for 20 minutes every few hrs. Also take an anti-inflammatory like Ibuprofen 600 mg every 6-8 hrs. Maybe you just have sor ... Read More
1 thank
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Olivia Liao
30 years experience Ophthalmology
Get checked: For possible clots in the leg from the long flight. Start with your primary care doctor.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Circulation - muscle: This could be related to circualtion as vessel contract when exposed to cold. It could be the muscles because the muscles also contract with cold ... Read More
1 thank
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience Psychiatry
Diet or lifestyle: It could be several things. Fitrst look at your diet. Are you getting enough of the minerals you need. Next consier your lifestyle. If niether of ... Read More
6 thanks
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ricardo Reyes
28 years experience Podiatry
Feet throbbing: More information regarding your medical history and the history of these symptoms. For instance is there a history of diabetes, thyroid disease, or ... Read More
2 thanks
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mak Yousefpour
17 years experience Podiatry
Rhuematologist: You may have an autoimmune/Rheumatoid dz. I would highly recommend you get a through evaluation.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Flyer
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Stiff legs: Kinda non-specific complaint would think about joint or spine arthritis, arterial circulation problems, neuropathy, or muscle myopathy caused by taki ... Read More
4 thanks
A member asked:
Dr. Jay Bayer
Dr. Jay Bayer answered
50 years experience Family Medicine
Legs: Details, please. Age, medical conditions- varicose veins, hypertension diabetes, smoker, evidence peripheral vascular disease, cholesterol problems. S ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Common: Breast pain and itchiness are vague complaints and it would be impossible to give you a definitive answer. If pregnancy is possible take a home pregna ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Referred pain: Knee pain is often referred to the shin and calf especially with more severe arthritis.
A member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Hot whelps: Many possibilities. Best to be checked by your doctor to determine the cause.
A female asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience Family Medicine
Achy: You don't say how long this has been going on or what else you are experiencing. Have you been working out? Any other symptoms? Any medication ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Newman
31 years experience Podiatry
See a doctor: There are many reasons for tingling and numbness-, such as injury, neuroma (think pinched nerve in the foot) neuropathy of diabetes, thyroid issues, s ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
See a doctor: I would recommend seeing a doctor since I am not there to see the condition.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Need exam: Swelling of the legs and feet can be caused by several things including biut not limited to venous insufficiency, dependant edema, independant edema, ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. answered
Specializes in
Cold?: A fever, headache, and other aches and pains are common with the flu but less so with colds. People who have colds usually have a stuffy nose and ... Read More
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Felix Brizuela
31 years experience Neurology
Neuropathy: it sounds like you have neuropathy, or 8 degeneration of the nerves, going to your hands and feet due to a disease process. This is treatable, I woul ... Read More
1 thank
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Go see your DR ASAP: And get checked for kidney, heart and liver conditions. Take care!
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Aufseeser
8 years experience Podiatry
Edema: Many things can cause swelling of the extremities; trauma, problems with veins, heart issues, kidney disease to name a few. I would recommend evaluat ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Reeves
29 years experience Neurology
Need to keep an eye : Often these turn out to be nothing evil. Occasionally symptoms like that are the start of problems with the nerves. If you start to develop any weakne ... Read More
1 comment
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carmen O'Malley
42 years experience General Practice
aches n' pains: Depending on your activities, work, your body may hurt. It could be that you are developing arthritis, or another condition. Depending on how long ... Read More
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits