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Why do my feet feel heavy

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Would need : To see you and them together to give you a good reason. Sincei can't see them - in general, people with swollen legs or flatfeet often have these comp... Read More

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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
As long as: You are able to walk ok, and in the absence of a chronic disease, you are likely ok. Get seen if it worsens but at age 23 you are at low probability... Read More
Dr. Tracy Lovell
Rheumatology 21 years experience
See below: Could be a number of things---edema, arthritis or neuropathy. You might want to see your doctor for an evaluation.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 32 years experience
Heavy Feet: Heavy legs can be cause by an artery in the legs that are blocked by plaque and this is where your troubles come in. Others have this condition due to... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Claude Parola
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
Burning feet: Neuropathy ( damage to nerve ending) can cause burning sensation of feet , damage to the peroneal nerve can cause foot drop or sensation of heavyness ... Read More
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Most likely your: What we call neuropathy (worst case scenario) . Do you have history of diabetes ? Alcohol? Vitamin deficiency ? Gastric bypass ? Intestinal problem? B... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lee Wittenberg
Podiatry 21 years experience
You should consider getting some orthotics (arch supports) for your shoes. But they are NOT all created equal-stay away from the drug store versions.... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See below: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And poss... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdul Rehman
Internal Medicine 54 years experience
Keep losing weight: If the pouch of fat is on top of both feet, it is benign and could be fat plus some fluid (water), specially if you have weight problem. It should de... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
So many possibilitie: 1) are you flatfooted or do you pronate? 2) do you have varicose veins/ venous insufficiency? 3) are you pregnant? 4) do you stand for long periods... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 41 years experience
Maybe: Often times feet will get thinner with large weight loss
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Angelo Mitsos
Podiatry 40 years experience
Cause?: Over the counter moisturizers would include eucerin, amlactin or anything with urea. If it is severe or persists, finding out the underlying cause is... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Chronic Foot Pain: You need to see a podiatrist. Eight months is long enough to wait. And, now you need a full exam and evaluation from a foot expert.

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