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I think i haven't been getting enough sunlight. I'm black so i know need more. I have been getting numbness, skin sensations etc. What's wrong?

I think i haven't been getting enough sunlight. I'm black so i know need more. I have been getting numbness, skin sensations etc. What's wrong?

Not sure: I looked up the symptoms of vitamin d deficiency and they do not include numbness. However to be sure it is worth having your vitamin d levels checked. It is known as 25 hydroxy vitamin d that is the level that needs to be checked. If it is low and those symptoms are still present when it is ccorrected then a neurologist might be your next step. ...Read more

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Split second dizziness along with blacking out feeling for 1 sec. Not sure if it was actually blacking out or sensation. So scared. What causes this?

Split second dizziness along with blacking out feeling for 1 sec. Not sure if it was actually blacking out or sensation. So scared. What causes this?

Need to observe: Do these symptoms occur spontaneously or related to head movement. If truly blacking out, need to see a neurologist. If positional, could be an inner ear problem. Any cardiac symptoms? May start with seeing your doctor. ...Read more

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I wake up screaming trying to not go into the light or to resist a fade to black sensation. It is not a dream. What is happening?

I wake up screaming trying to not go into the light or to resist a fade to black sensation. It is not a dream. What is happening?

Hynopompic sensation: Hypnopompic sensations include can include vivid and frightening emotional , visual , or tactile sensations and experiences that occur as the body transitions from sleep to awakefulness. There are many factors that can contribute to these experiences. experiences, and physical sensations that occur as your body is coming out of sleep. See the link in comments section for additional information. ...Read more

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I fell down from a bike and i got scratches on my elbow...but the skin around my wound tuns black day by day with severe burning sensation...

I fell down from a bike and i got scratches on my elbow...but the skin around my wound tuns black day by day with severe burning sensation...

BICYCLE SCRATCHES: HAVE YOU SEEN YOUR DOCTOR YET? THINK LIKE THIS: YOU HAVE A FIRE. HOW DO YOU PUT OUT A FIRE? WATER! WARM WATER COMPRESSES EVERY 2 or 3 HOURS FOR 10 TO 15 MINUTES EACH TIME. (NOT HOT OR COLD WATER!) CHECK WITH YOUR DOCTOR TO FIND OUT IF ITS INFECTED. YOU MAY NEED AN ANTIBIOTIC.. ...Read more

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I have black pigmentation on hard palate. It first appeared two weeks ago and appears to be getting larger. I also have a metallic sensation in area.

I have black pigmentation on hard palate. It first appeared two weeks ago and appears to be getting larger. I also have a metallic sensation in area.

Unknown lesion: It is impossible to diagnose these types of situations over the internet. We are only able to make some educated guesses which in reality will do you no good and possible harm.You need to be seen by a local dentist (or Oral Surgeon) for a one on one clinical exam. Regardless, any lesion that lasts over two weeks demands a definitive diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have been feeling like something is on me... Especially in my hair!!! I feel a bite like sensation and anything I have been able to get ends up being a peice of lint or fabric. It also has been a black spec or dot and on occasion I see what looks like

I have been feeling like something is on me... Especially in my hair!!! I feel a bite like sensation and anything I have been able to get ends up being a peice of lint or fabric. It also has been a black spec or dot and  on occasion I see what looks like

False parasitosis: This sounds like delusional parasitosis, "...a mistaken belief that parasites have infested the body. People with [DP] have an unshakable, false belief that they are infested with insects, worms, mites, lice, fleas, or other organisms" (Wikipedia). See a doctor to confirm nothing abnormal seen, then trust his or her advice if psychiatric care recommended. Suggested from compassion, not criticism. ...Read more

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While sitting suddenly had a vibration/electrical sensation in the back of head that lasted about 30 sec & during this time felt like might black out.

While sitting suddenly had a vibration/electrical sensation in the back of head that lasted about 30 sec & during this time felt like might black out.

Neural symptom : This can occur,with a pinched nerve such as on spinal stenosis CType to search ...an also be a symptom of MS. Its called Lhermittes syndrome. Ts probably an isolated instance,,but go to a,neurologist and check it out. ...Read more