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Difficulty Moving (Overview)

Difficulty moving is a symptom in which a person has trouble moving part or all of his body, maybe due to weakness, illness, medication effects, muscle aches, joint pains, etc


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What could cause knee to not track after 1 yr after tkr? Bending for long periods or sleeping on side causes difficulty moving/straightening knee.

What could cause knee to not track after 1 yr after tkr? Bending for long periods or  sleeping on side causes difficulty moving/straightening knee.

Be checked: There are a number of possible causes, and i would encourage you be checked. An exam and x-ray can usually detect the cause. It is usually either device related or more soft tissue related. Thank you. ...Read more

Difficulty Moving (Overview)

Difficulty moving is a symptom in which a person has trouble moving part or all of his body, maybe due to weakness, illness, medication effects, muscle aches, joint pains, etc


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Finding difficulty moving on with life after death of my pet?

Finding difficulty moving on with life after death of my pet?

Allow grief: Any significant loss can cause grief. That is normal, so give yourself time to go through the grieving process. Consider when you might be able to get a new pet. Spend time with friends. If the depression is bad, see your primary doctor; medication or counseling may help you heal from your loss. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for difficulty moving ajoint?

What is the best treatment for difficulty moving ajoint?

Joint movement: Lack of motion can come from tight capsule, loose bodies, internal tears, joint effusion from arthritis or synovitis. Also inadequate muscle function from a stroke, neuromuscular disorder, nerve problems, fracture, dislocation, or injury should be entertained. Spinal problems can caused referred limb weakness. Tailor the treatment after you find the specific cause. Stretch & pt can help. ...Read more

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Right hand and shoulder get stiff have difficulty moving joints after long stretches at computer. What could cause this?

Right hand and shoulder get stiff have difficulty moving joints after long stretches at computer. What could cause this?

Typically ergonomics: Most likely an ergonomic problem. You need more frequent breaks, changes in position, and hands-free solutions if possible. Also consider keyboard and mouse changes. If the pain does not disappear, the cause needs to be identified. It can be tendon/joint problems (arthritis, tendinitis, etc.) or nerve disease (carpal tunnel syndrome, etc.). Many of these conditions are treatable ...Read more

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Finding difficulty moving on with life after death of my pet?

Allow grief: Any significant loss can cause grief. That is normal, so give yourself time to go through the grieving process. Consider when you might be able to get a new pet. Spend time with friends. If the depression is bad, see your primary doctor; medication or counseling may help you heal from your loss. ...Read more

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Have difficulty moving bowel?

Have difficulty moving bowel?

Constipation common: Constipation is very common in western society. Essential things needed…water and fiber (fruits and vegetables). Long standing constipation often needs medical treatment. See your doctor. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for difficulty moving ajoint?

Joint movement: Lack of motion can come from tight capsule, loose bodies, internal tears, joint effusion from arthritis or synovitis. Also inadequate muscle function from a stroke, neuromuscular disorder, nerve problems, fracture, dislocation, or injury should be entertained. Spinal problems can caused referred limb weakness. Tailor the treatment after you find the specific cause. Stretch & pt can help. ...Read more

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Is there a way to help someone having difficulty moving to nursing home?

Supportive: Moving is a huge transitiion for anyone. Moving from your home to a nursing home is a large adjustment for the individual as well as the cargivers that have made the decision they need help in caring for their loved one beyond their abilities. Make their room as homey as possible with pictures, small mementos/furniture that makes their space their own.The nh staff can assist in the transition, too. ...Read more

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Is it possible that it be broken if you cannot move your arm at all, or just painful with slight difficulty moving it?

Is it possible that it be broken if you cannot move your arm at all, or just painful with slight difficulty moving it?

Possible but rare: It is possible to have a fracture if it hurts to move your arm but usually not common to have that unless you have had some trauma to the arm. Either way get evaluation with your doctor since you having so much pain with movement. Get well. ...Read more

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Twisted hip about a month ago and loud pop, sharp pain when moving in any direction, front of my hip, difficulty moving..?

Twisted hip about a month ago and loud pop, sharp pain when moving in any direction, front of my hip, difficulty moving..?

Go see your: Primary dr who may order an x-ray and/ or MRI of your hips and possibly refer u to an orthopedic specialist . You could have a dislocated hip, strain, tendinitis , arthritis, etc give us a feedback on the final dx. Take care ! ...Read more