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My10m old babyboy makes grunting noises while playing.all milestones met and spells out mama dada also.is the noise making normal?
Completely Normal: It sounds like your 10 month old is hitting all the appropriate developmental milestones. Saying mama and dada is right on time. Other noises like grunting and babbling are normal as well. Continue to engage your son and read him lots of books to encouraged language development. Enjoy every step, it goes by fast! ...Read more
Snapping sensation lower back, stabbing pain. Lightheaded. Worse after sitting or lying down. Legs unsteady/weak. Hips/abdomen now hurting.
Back pain: You pulled your back, have someone take you to the emergency room for pain control. ...Read more
Headaches almost daily. Feels like band around back of head, pressure. Worse when lying down. Have migraines. These are different.
Tension migraine: Tension migraine is a type of headache caused by contraction of the muscles that attach to the skull. The headaches often worsen as the day progresses. Treatment includes massage, physical therapy, biofeedback and meditation to reduce stress and anxiety. Botox injections in the scalp muscles and a variety of medications may reduce the headaches. See a neurologist who specializes in headaches. ...Read more
Knee trouble, buzzing/pulsing sensation esp. When lying down. Feeling of pressure within kneecap. Knee pain when leg straightened rigid. Mri clear.
Hi, i hear spritz, fizz, bubbles type sound in spine / neck when lying down and also hear "crackling" when walking... ?
Crepitus: Crepitus is the sound generated when joints move. The sound can be the bones rubbing against each other. The other possibility is the vacuum effect caused by distracting the joint. It causes air components to materialize within the joint causing the sound. That's the sound heard when people crack their knuckles. ...Read more
Arhtiritis: Thank you for the great question. Crunching and pain in both knees is a common complaint typically occurs later in life. Most of the time, this is a sign of "osteoarthritis". Basically your joints are not as young as they used to be! You should see your doctor for a proper evaluation. The best way to treat OA is with exercise, stretching and over the counter pain medicines as needed. ...Read more
Dringairtravel descent episde ear&head pain began folwd by dizziness, weakness, ataxia, tachycardia, chestpain, flttering flopping sensation chest, &shtwind?
Explosive bowel movements after eating. Constantly farting. Slight discomfort below belt line. Ideas?
Food intolerance...: Not a lot of details to go on here, but you might be helped by keeping a symptom and food diary. Dairy and/or gluten may be leading to your symptoms. Start with just a diary to see if you find a correlation; if none found - consider elimination diet. If symptoms don't improve, discuss with your primary doctor or a gastroenterologist. ...Read more
I am experiencing dizziness (worsened by: changing head position, lying flat, sitting upright) .when the Dizziness starts my eyes start jumping ..
Chronic knee pain exacerbated by exercise, crepitus, pain increases when walking down stairs, a feeling of something catching when walking down hill?
Malaise, vertigo upon head movement, constant random muscle twitches, thigh weakness (both feel like giving out w/stair climbing). Symptoms related?
See your doctor: Vertigo implies inner ear problem, malaise is very non-specific, thigh weakness is usually a generalized weakness, and constant twitches can be due to calcium/vitamin d insufficiency. There may be a common thread, but much more information is needed to pinpoint the problem or problems. ...Read more
Tightness/pressure at base of skull in recent months. Feels like tightening belt, occasional light nausea, worse with prolonged head down and exercise?
Burning feeling around bone from inside, elbow to wrist + pain when flexing wrist at inside joint. Result of horse bolting while holding a lead rope.
Poss tendon strain: It sounds like you may have strained the flexor muscles or elbow ligaments. As long as its minor pain give it a few day and use cold packs over the area. If it gets worse or doesn't start to get better after 5-7 days you may want to see a doctor. ...Read more
I heard my spine crack from falling while snowboarding, now hear a clicky tinny sounding noise in head?
See MD : Best to get this checked out. X-ray and exam would be start ...Read more
Are there other causes of sounds like loud power tower electric waves around head, seems not ringing in ears, other than titnitus?
Tinnitus?: Tinnitus describes the subjective perception of sound in the absence of an external source. Sounds include ringing, roaring, buzzing, hissing, clicking. Tinnitus can often be the first sign of hearing loss. It can also be the result of ear infection, heart or vascular disease, brain tumors, benign intracranial hypertension, thyroid disease, hormonal changes, sinus infection among others. See ent. ...Read more
Stomach making loud gurgling noise and loud gas bubbles popping feeling hungry..but never quites down is it something serious in digestive maybe ibs?
My wrist is constantly uncomfortable and in dull pain. It's worsened by exerting force (opening jars). I also hear cracking when I move them around.
See orthopedic: doctor and have it checked. Any history of trauma to the wrist. ...Read more
Fell down stairs last week. Since, having strange moving sensations inside of belly or back. Constant. No pain. Doesn't feel like stool movements.
Call dr.: May be gas moving through your colon and intestines. Fortunately, it is probably not internal bleeding which would have manifested itself before a week after your fall. If you think you may be pregnant, best to check your first AM urine a week after your last period. When in doubt, call your doctor's answering service and see your doctor when available. Probably not emergent right now. ...Read more
Chronic pain in inner arms , weakness, feels like muscles pulling apart at elbow non stop for 6 month pain radiates upwards then stops below joint.
Symptoms: shoulder pain (shoots down arm&back), burning sensation, tingling, cant sleep on shoulder, hard 2 lift, worse at night, weak, popping noise
A-C Joint? : If a young person were to have shoulder pain with pain lying on shoulder at night & weakness with lifting & a "popping" sound. A consideration is A-C, acromioclavicular, separation. Has there been a traumatic injury or fall onto shoulder? Skateboarding? See an Osteopath or Physiatrist. A-C joint X-ray films standing upright with & without weights might be needed; as well as an MRI. ...Read more