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Heart pounding all over, hand shakes, left hand finger twitch, when i talk feels like my tongue sticks out, leg shakes when standing?
I get wrist and thumb pain/tingling/numbness when playing clarinet, piano, writing, typing etc. I really can't stop playing these instruments. Advice?
Stiff fingers, hand feels weak, dizzy, tingly hands/feet, tremors all over, muscle twitching, trouble finding words. Had MRI's&Bld tsts. ALS?
Uncontrollable eye, thumb, and mouth twitching with random llimbs going knumb. Randomly.Any thoughts?
Smashed finger nail in iron door.Black nail right away.finger sensitive painful and others fingers feel weird but they weren't smashed.
Finger pain: You probably have a subungual hematoma where there is blood under the nail which appears black. If you don't have a fine hole drilled through the nail quickly it will lift the nail off of the nail plate and you will lose the entire nail. If you feel uncomfortable doing it, go to the ER.The other fingers were probably just bruised. Good luck! ...Read more
150 years ago: alcohol was used as an anesthetic for surgeries, before we had chloroform and ether. Alcohol in high doses, when you make someone very drunk, has analgesic and anesthetic effects. However, it is very toxic and is no longer used for that purpose, since we have many safer and more effective agents for both those purposes. ...Read more
Arms, elbows & palm fingers pains slightly, feeling uncomfortable age 24, height 5.5, weight 100, depressed, uneasiness stomach, moodless morning,help?
Stop playing! :): Sorry, but it was too easy to respond by saying to stop doing the thing that causes pain! seriously, if playing games (i assume video?)causes severe pain, it is likely related to overuse and irritation of nerves, tendons or muscles. Trying a different grip, the other hand or decreasing use could help. If more pain or symptoms change get checked. Do get some outdoor exercise though! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Neck Crack Jolt: When you are cracking your neck, are you extending it back or turning it to the side- the side corresponding to the involved hand? Could be structures in your neck like bone spurs or the facet joints are hitting the lower nerves- C6, C7, and C8 nerve roots. Facet joints can thicken from arthritis and push posteriorly on the nerves. Avoid neck cracking if only this triggers these symptoms. ...Read more
Both hands hurt when trying to grip/open things. Feels like I have no strength in hands. Stiffness in hands/wrists. Numb fingertips/cold feeling.
I wake up every morning cause of my both hand fingers are tingling mainly thumb, index, middle and ring finger. Normal?
Could my son have als? He's dizzy, tingling in hands and feet, weak legs, stiff fingers, stiff legs, sometimes stumbles on word choice. He's 17
Swollen feet: Beer bloats you more than whiskey.Get a more detailed answer ›
Binge drinker,.5 gal vodka/2 days.Withdrawals anx,tremors, anger etc.How can I stop without hurting myself? Tired of being an addict
Alcohol Withdrawal: Your life is precious Go to emergency room for treatment of Alcohol withdrawal. Followed by Inpatient psychiatric treatment for diagnosis and treatment of Bipolar Disorder/ Major Depression, Alcohol and Drug Dependence, and Peptic ulcer Followed by Rehab program for Alcohol and Drug Dependence or Residential Dual diagnosis Program with Seeing a Psychiatrist for treatment-Therapy, Medication, ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Side effects: Alcohol is a central nervous system depressant and can have a host of side effects on your body. If not metabolized fully, it can result in toxins being released and can have short term effects such as these. You may be more sensitive to this than others. See the following sites for more information: http://www.Niaaa.Nih.Gov/alcohol-health/alcohols-effects-body. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Don't do it: Addiction to toxic fumes and substances found in ordinary over the counter household chemicals can be potentially lethal. Recently, I am finding many people coming to my practice asking for "prescriptions" for for example, "Rubbing Alcohol" and it is distressing to find out they do not know the potential dangers. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Arms and hands going completely lifeless numb at night when asleep all fingers and thumb. When wake can't lift arm for 30 seconds. Advice please?
Consultation,EMG/NCT: Bilateral hand numbness can be commonly caused by either systemic issues like diabetes, vitamin deficiencies etc or can be due to peripheral causes like nerve compressions in the neck, elbow or hand. See your pcp who will refer you to a neurologist. After the investigations you will get referred to a hand specialist if you have ulnar or median nerve compressions for surgical release procedures. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers