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What is best treatment for difficulty rising from chair?

What is best treatment for difficulty rising from chair?

Rising: Difficulty rising from a chair may be the result of many different problems. It may be the result of weakness in your legs weakness in your back, or upper extremity weakness. More specifics would be helpful. Do you have pain and do you have a specific area that is preventing you from rising from the chair? Apart from weakness pain may also cause difficulty in allowing you to rise from a chair. ...Read more

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Difficulty Getting Up From A Chair (Definition)

Difficulty rising from chair is a symptom in which a person has trouble getting up from the sitting position, maybe due to weakness, stiff joints, joint pain, dizziness, incoordination, etc ...Read more


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What is best treatment for difficulty rising from chair?

Rising: Difficulty rising from a chair may be the result of many different problems. It may be the result of weakness in your legs weakness in your back, or upper extremity weakness. More specifics would be helpful. Do you have pain and do you have a specific area that is preventing you from rising from the chair? Apart from weakness pain may also cause difficulty in allowing you to rise from a chair. ...Read more

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I have difficulty in walking and difficulty stairing stairs without pain coming down is not problem getting up from low chair is also big problem what?

Back problems: Your complaints could be coming from your low back, although you don't mention where the pain is. Arthritis in the spine is very common. That could have caused a bulging disc between 2 vertebrae, which is now pushing on the nerves. Sometimes physical therapy can help. Strengthening your core abdominal muscles helps. See your doc to get a referral to physical therapy. ...Read more

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For some reason I have difficulty breathing, but it is only when I am leaning back in a computer chair. What could it be?

For some reason I have difficulty breathing, but it is only when I am leaning back in a computer chair. What could it be?

I would say: stress of anxiety is probably the cause if you are free of any medical illness. I hope this helps. If you want to talk more about this schedule a virtual appointment with Dr. Yetimyan at www.healthtap.com/dryetimyan ...Read more

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Husband has spinal stenosis & has struggled with back strain. Sitting on chair that collapsed this week. Soreness & difficulty standing. When 2 c dr?

Husband has spinal stenosis & has struggled with back strain. Sitting on chair that collapsed this week. Soreness & difficulty standing. When 2 c dr?

Soon: If he has progressive weakness, or changes in his bowel or bladder function, then he must go to the emergency room or go see a spine surgeon immediately. If he simply has increased pain that is manageable without weakness, then he can call his spine surgeon or spinal specialist and get scheduled to be evaluated in next few days. ...Read more

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Every once in a month y my leg, thigh and hand muscles feel powerless, and I feel difficulty in getting up from chair. And it goes away after 3 days y?

Every once in a month y my leg, thigh and hand muscles feel powerless, and I feel difficulty in getting up from chair. And it goes away after 3 days y?

Muscle powerless: You require a physical examination by a doctor to determine the cause of this. You may need lots of testing as there are many possibilities. ...Read more

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If I have to stay 9h/day on the chair at work, this can be a problem for my scoliosis? What can I do for not having problems with my back and pain?

Stretching brakes: 9 hrs of sitting won't make curve worse but can cause some muscle fatigue. I recommend small brakes to stretch your back every 2 hr. Or so. ...Read more