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Ensure that: Your shoes have good arch support. If not get a new pair or a good sole insert. May not completely alleviate but will help. ...Read more
Possible Raynauds: Exposure to a cold environment such as in winter (also too much air conditioning) in some otherwise normal people can cause spasm of the small and medium size arteries: raynauds disease. This causes a pale or blue color and some pain. Warm clothes, gloves, heavy socks and shoes and a hat help or move somewhere warm. It is usually a benign. If this sounds not like you check with your M.D. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What can be done about back and feet ache caused by herniated disk, when physiotherapy didn't work?
Correct PT?: When people let me know that pt is not working my first question is who, where, and what was done during therapy. More often that not the treatment did not include an important intervention. Not all pt is made the same. Discuss this with your physician. If therapy has been appropriate then further evaluation or testing may be necessary to determine what part of the spine is causing the pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am taking combivor amd stocrin and my hands and feet ache a lot especially my feet i seem to have to much acid in my body what can I do?
Contact your doctor: Combivir (lamivudine and zidovudine) is a nrtis and stocrin is a nnrtis. I checked epocrates and the two drugs together do not have adverse drug interactions. However some of the symptoms your are describing are common side effects of combivir (lamivudine and zidovudine). Combir can cause lactic acidosis and myopathy. The best person to evaluate you is your doctor. ...Read more
Female age 64 excellent health history. Retired, but wore high heels most of career. Now, the balls of my feet ache frequently. Did they wear thin?
Fat loss: As we get older we loose the fat pad in the ball of our feet which could lead to pain in the area. ...Read more