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I have intense pain from sleeping on my arm that limits my movement. How can I avoid sleeping on that arm?

I have intense pain from sleeping on my arm that limits my movement. How can I avoid sleeping on that arm?

Sleep: Sleep on your back, with a good pillow. Determine if you need a better mattress. Consider physical therapy. See doctor , get examined, and maybe run some test or x-rays. ...Read more

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Whenever i feel the need for a bowel movement which is seems to be a lot my testicals always rise up and my sack disappears, why?

Whenever i feel the need for a bowel movement which is seems to be a lot my testicals always rise up and my sack disappears, why?

Strange: We need more history. For how long you have this problem? So you have any pain same time? Any history of trauma? How is your libido ? What is your testosterone level? Any hernias? It will help to get testicular sonogram and a good physical exam. ...Read more

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Nerve Pain at blood draw site upon flexing arm.Though doesn't restrict movement,it makes me hesitant/careful to move it.Is it arm weakness?Thanks.

Nerve Pain at blood draw site upon flexing arm.Though doesn't restrict movement,it makes me hesitant/careful to move it.Is it arm weakness?Thanks.

Continue to monitor: Pain is not the same thing as weakness, but pain could lead to weakness. Continue to monitor the symptoms, and if they worsen (skin discoloration, true weakness, worsening pain) or persist, see your primary care physician. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003206.htm ...Read more

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Often when I eat spicy/hot foods I have a bowel movement later it comes out just as hot & very painful. Is there a reason for this/way to avoid this?

Often when I eat spicy/hot foods I have a bowel movement later it comes out just as hot & very painful. Is there a reason for this/way to avoid this?

Avoid spicy foods: Sometimes this can be from active hemorrhoids or the medical condition pruritus ani. Spicy foods often have an ingredient capsaicin which can set off the p nerve fibers in the body. It seems that some people have more sensitive nerve fibers in their body and the capsaicin found in hot peppers triggers this. ...Read more

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What are best natural treatment options for constipation due to morphine?, I want to avoid taking laxatives. Last bowel movement was Monday.

What are best natural treatment options for constipation due to morphine?, I want to avoid taking laxatives. Last bowel movement was Monday.

High fiber food: Eat high fiber foods and drink plenty of water. Recommended buy Metamucil at the pharmacy since it is OTC and well tolerated than other strong laxatives . Metamucil is a fiber supplement you can buy as powder form and mix with water. If you do not wish to take Metamucil, you can always try keeping hydrated and exercise. Narcotics cause constipation and a gentler laxative like Metamucil helps. ...Read more

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I noticed that i'm extremely fatigue after meals, unless i take digestive enzymes. I also feel very weak after bowel movement, how can I avoid that?

I noticed that i'm extremely fatigue after meals, unless i take digestive enzymes.
I also feel very weak after bowel movement, how can I avoid that?

Digestive enzymes: If you are on digestive enzymes who is giving these to you? You may wish to see a gastroenterologist to determine exactly what is going on. Lab tests may shed some light on this as well. ...Read more

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