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Dizzy When I Lay On My Left Side
I have period like pains when i lie on my right side but not when i lie on my left side or my back ?
Needs evaluation: Most of us learn that left-sided chest pain might mean a heart attack, but it is usually with exertion--not lying on your left side. Inflammation of the heart surface or pericarditis can be a cause of positional chest pain as can mitral valve prolapse. You should see your doctor promptly for an evaluation. Good wishes:) ...Read more
When I lay down on my right side, my entire left leg goes numb. When I lay on my left side, my right leg goes numb. Why is this?
A few thots: Maybe a local inner ear issue on the left, or perhaps, arterial compression in neck due to position, or even intracranial issues such as colloid cyst presentation. In some cases, a videonystagmogram will provide localization and therapeutic directions. If inner ear, an epley maneuver may work wonders. ...Read more
Need neck and hip: support. If either isn't present, you're putting too much pressure on your rib cage that shouldn't otherwise be there and your entire chest. When on your side your neck should remain in complete neutral position w/ your spine and lower back. So no torsional vector forces are placed on your body while you sleep. Get proper cervical support pillow for your neck.May need pillow top mattress pad too. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have dull pain on my right side that hurts when I press on it and hurts when I lay on my right side. pain getting more consistent.
Pain: If it is in the area of the right lower abdomen conceivably could be your appendix I would suggest you see if physician and get a definitive diagnosis ...Read more
Why does my side hurt when i lie down on my rifht side? It feels like my stomach is pulling down and i xant sleep on my right sideonly left. Whatisit?
Could be muscle : Spasm , u can see u pcp for evaluation and work up. ...Read more
When I lay on my right side, I get a sharp pain on my left side -feels like it's near my rib cage. And when I am sitting sometimes. What is this?
My right eye has pressure feel dizzy can only sleep on my left side. My head always hurts right side. Chest feels heavy on right side?
When i lay down i can lay on my back, right side and stomach.When i lay on my left side my guts start rumbling.Im not worried but what causes this?
Rumbling Guts: When you lay on your left side, because of the anatomy of your gastrointestinal system, this position favors emptying of the stomach and enhances the gut's normal muscularity which is needed for movement of intestinal contents (peristalsis). This peristaltic action is what causes the "rumbling" sensation. Nothing to worry about. ...Read more
When I layed down I got shooting pains up the left side if my head is that serious? I was laying on my left side
Side Stich: The most common reason for pain on the right side is an abdominal strain of the muscle. Most of the time, the pain goes away with slowing down your running pace. It can sometimes represent an issue with your gastrointestinal symptoms, so make sure you get evaluated. You should make sure you aren't dehydrated as this can contribute to your symptoms. ...Read more
Inner ear: Could consider local inner ear problem, such as "otolithic dysfnctn", where the receptors are irritable and shift when on left, but could also wonder if posture affects the vertebral artery in the neck, with some minimal compression. These issues can be sorted out with vestibular testing and even a ct-angio, . ...Read more
Pain on R side: Be more specific, R side of..... where, head, chest, abdomen Provide more information as far for how long, severity of the pain, is it improving or getting worse, does it radiate, etc ...Read more
Why is it when i lay on my stomach i cnt breath same thing when i lay on my back i cnt breath my stomach just feels heavy so i lay on my side now?
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