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How come i get dizzy everytime i stand up after sitting or laying down?

How come i get dizzy everytime i stand up after sitting or laying down?

Dizzy standing up: Your blood pressure changes when you stand, but should quickly normalize so that you do not notice. Occasional dizziness may be minor. When you have frequent postural hypotension, this adjustment does not happen as quickly and you notice the drop (dizziness). Your doctor can check your baseline blood pressure and make sure you do not have other issues that may contribute to postural hypotension. ...Read more

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Every time I bend over to pick somthing up and stand back up I get really lite headed?

Every time I bend over to pick somthing up and stand back up I get really lite headed?

Positional low BP: Postural or orthostatic hypotension (low blood pressure) may be the cause. In older individuals, sluggish cardiovascular reflexes that normally would keep the BP up with changes in position may be the culprit. Otherwise, look for causes of dehydration or adverse effects of medications. There are rarer causes that may be more serious. If persistent, you should consult your physician. ...Read more

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I fell and hurt my tailbone last night. It hurts everytime i move. I can't sit down. I struggle to get up. What do I do ?

I fell and hurt my tailbone last night. It hurts everytime i move. I can't sit down. I struggle to get up. What do I do ?

Tailbone Pain: Falling and landing on one's tailbone or sacrum can cause bruising or even a fracture of the bones in that area. Unfortunately, if the coccyx is fractured, there is not much you can do about it. If your pain and symptoms persist an x-ray can help rule out more serious injuries. ...Read more

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When I sit down and I get up to walk my feet hurts can't walk what can I do?

When I sit down and I get up to walk my feet hurts can't walk what can I do?

Plantar fasciitis or: Pain upon standing could be signs of plantar fasciitis or arthritis. An x-ray and examination would be of great value. See your podiatrist. ...Read more

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My legs ache when i go to bend and when i wake up. Why?

My legs ache when i go to bend and when i wake up. Why?

? Knee problem: It sounds as if your knees are the issue. See your own doctor or an orthopedist. ...Read more

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When i sit down or try to get bak up my bladder hurts?

When i sit down or try to get bak up my bladder hurts?

Congestion: Unless you're having difficulty emptying your urinary bladder, this symptom may be due to pelvic congestion. Have your gynecologist examine you for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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I get stomach pain whenever i stand up. When i sit or lay down, it goes away completely! when i stand i can't even straighten my back! what is this?

I get stomach pain whenever i stand up. When i sit or lay down, it goes away completely! when i stand i can't even straighten my back! what is this?

See a doctor: This is grossly abnormal, but attempting to diagnose without a full history and physical exam and possibly some imaging studies would be foolhardy. Please go and see somebody asap and hope this improves quickly. You sound miserable. ...Read more

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Why can't i straighten my leg out when im standing up without pain?

Why can't i straighten my leg out when im standing up without pain?

?????!: Did you injure yourself? Do you have swelling in your knee? Do you have problems with either one of your feet? It's hard to answer or know without more information. Do you or have you had a fever? ...Read more

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Why do I get lightheaded when bend over? And sometimes when I walk up stairs

Why do I get lightheaded when bend over? And sometimes when I walk up stairs

Lightheaded: Temporary shortage of blood or oxygen to the brain due to drop in blood pressure, is most common. Less common is from dehydration or diarrhea or fever ,low blood sugar or anemia, or medications. Consult your doctor to pinpoint the cause and treat that. ...Read more

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Butt hurts when sitting down or standing up. Stop hurting when i start walking again. Doesn't hurt when i place my ankle under my thigh and sit.

Butt hurts when sitting down or standing up. Stop hurting when i start walking again. Doesn't hurt when i place my ankle under my thigh and sit.

The pundendal nerve: Is the main nerve in the perenium, the area between the legs. It has branches that can cause sensation in the rectum, scrotum, penis, etc. One way to entrap this nerve is bike riding. Please see your doc so that you can get a diagnosis or exclude this. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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When I bend down I get dizzy?

When I bend down I get dizzy?

Spin or faint?: A feeling that the room is spinning when moving your head could be vertigo. Feeling faint when you bend over and then straighten up could be positional low blood pressure. See your personal provider for further evaluation. ...Read more

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I go dizzy head pounds and my legs tingle all at the same time everytime I stand. Even when I get up slow. And I go dizzy when I move my head sideways?

I go dizzy head pounds and my legs tingle all at the same time everytime I stand. Even when I get up slow. And I go dizzy when I move my head sideways?

See a neurologist: or orofacial pain specialist to rule out movement or balance disorder caused by the neurological deficit. This is a serious medical condition needs to be evaluated. See a neurologist for consultation, imaging and treatment. Take care. ...Read more

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When i sit still or lay down i get this annoying urge to move my legs, help?

When i sit still or lay down i get this annoying urge to move my legs, help?

? Restless legs: You may have 'restless leg syndrome'. Google it. Your doc has treatments that may help. Ask him to check muscle enzymes and an iron level. ...Read more

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I sit up while i am sleeping and it's starting to hurt my back.

Sitting up why?: Question is why are you sitting up when you sleep? I am sure this would hurt your back. Try to, if you are going to sleep sitting up, more support so that you are not curved in the spine and neck. ...Read more

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Why does my lower back tighten up when I walk or stand?

Why does my lower back tighten up when I walk or stand?

Back pain: Often as people age, their low backs become deconditioned: the muscles on the front of the spine too weak, and the muscles on the back of the spine too tight. Strengthening the front muscles and stretching the back muscles slowly, daily, can help. There can be other reasons also, involving the vertebrae and nerve roots, but these are less common. Consider seeing a physiatrist or neurologist. ...Read more

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When i stand up straight, my back hurts after awhile. What can I do about this?

When i stand up straight, my back hurts after awhile. What can I do about this?

Standing in one : Place generates about 2 times your body weight across the lower back discs. Options are to shift position or put one leg up on an object like a footstool if you work in this position. Core exercises can help as can regular exercise in addition including cardio and stretching while avoiding smoking and keeping trim. ...Read more