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Is It Harmful For You To Use A Laptop Resting On Your Stomach
Getting a shock feeling when at rest goes from my chest to my stomach causes a twitch in my arms and causes me to catch my breath?
More details needed: How old are you? Do you smoke? Does it happen when you are active, or does that make it worse? How long has this been happening? Do you have any other health issues? This problem does not sound straight forward, and a dedicated history and physical is probably need to evaluate this further and to try and give you an answer about the cause. ...Read more
Ease up, pardner.
Using Gadgets: Nope. Not in any known way.Get a more detailed answer ›
My boyfriend likes to rest his leg on my stomach but lately its been hurting me when he does this. Why? I am sexually active. We do not use protection
It's pressure on:
Your tummy. Tell him to alternate the process- your legs resting on his
If you're sexually active and not using any protection, you can get pregnant.
Unless you're ready to face the challenges of a married life and raising a family,
think ten times about the consequences of your actions!
have a great year! ...Read more
None: Outside of making your abdominal wall warm, there are none. ...Read more
Hi ve had a pain on my chest in hurt in the s in the same place as my heart and its a pain that goes comes and goes, is it because I rest my laptop on?
Get it checked: Chest pain is something we always suggest you have checked right away., so call your doctor and explain what is happening. They will tell you where to go for evaluation. If you are young, and the pain changes based on your position and by pressing on it, then it is probably not your heart. Avoid heart disease by not smoking, exercising regularly, and eating a healthy diet. ...Read more
No: It's not.Get a more detailed answer ›
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No: No danger from a laptop and it can not cause a miscarriage. ...Read more
No: No evidence to suggest that.Get a more detailed answer ›
When I spend too much time on my laptop on weekends, I feel pain just above my eyes and then I feel a lot of gas starts forming in my stomach?
Easy: Don't spend so much time on the computer. ...Read more
Overly sore to touch allover resting laptop, book on lap hurts! Bumping into the wall, leaning against counter hurts muscle for while after what is it?
I had my laptop on my stomach for a long period of time and it got really hot is there a chance it raised my body temp to the point of miscarriage?
No.: Placing the laptop near the gravid uterus is not a good idea at all! It emits waves that can affect the early embryo due to proximity and it generates heat topically, which is a known teratogen. It should not cause miscarriage, however no studies have been done to assess this possibility. ...Read more
Can holding your laptop on your lap/stomach for extended periods (hours) of time interrupt your normal menstrual pattern, or make menses stop altogeth?
As above: May be u want to discuss this with u pcp. ...Read more
Fat/fluid/mass: Liver/heart/kidney disease/ ovarian/uterine mass will do it. Simply fat will do it. ...see PMD and discuss. ...Read more
I'm having dull pain lower left abdomen for a week, now I feel it only when I am at rest, sitting and not while walking or doing something, any clue?
Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more
Weight distribution: There is tendancy, particularly for some to carry weight in the midsection. This issue has been linked to more heart disease and metabolic derangements (such as glucose metabolism), compared to people that distribute more proportionally. Weight around midsection often requires build-up of muscle in that area and typical activities do not fix this. Need core exercises and muscle isolation. ...Read more
My gyno thinks my unborn baby has iugr cuz her abdomen isn't as big as it should be compared to the rest of her, how worried should I be?
Not enough info: A fetal ultrasound showing the abdominal circumference is smaller than expected is one way to diagnose iugr. How worried to be depends on other factors. Your doctor will be watching the fluid around the baby, non stress tests, baby's growth over time, blood flow in baby's blood vessels to know how your baby is doing. Speak with your doc and do the testing. Good luck! Most babies do fine. ...Read more
Hello, after doing a lot of planks and getting rest, I started to feel pain in one of my lower abdomens, what could be the cause, maybe the overdoing it? I completely avoided any kind of a physically exercise the includes abdomen muscle workout.
What to do if I have a fat strip just accross my lower abdomen and I really want it to be toned like the rest?
Spot fat: Spot fat loss does not occur naturally. ...Read more
My daughter keeps complaining about being hot she is 6yr. Her head and stomach are hot but rest of body feels normal.
Use thermometer: Core temperature, taken in the mouth or rectum is an accurate way to determine presence of fever. Superficial head and abdomen temperature may respond to environmental factors such as climate or clothes and a persons' hands are very inaccurate in judging the real temperature. ...Read more
I am a thin individual aged 24 weighing 62kg and am 5'4 tall. I can feel heartbeats in my stomach and it moves up and down at rest. Is that normal?
You are feeling the abdominal aortic pulsation which is
within physiological limits. I was the living anatomy of my cl;ass several decades ago!
Get it checked at your next doctor's visit since I have not examined you. ...Read more
Slightly hard spot at the top of my abdomen. Not hard as bone (at all) but definitely not as "fluffy" as the rest of the fat on my belly. What's this?
Xiphoid?: Could be the bottom tip of your sternum called the Xiphoid? Could be a mass, lump, lipoma, just. Hard to say what the fluffiness is without being examined in person. Good luck. ...Read more
Sharp pain upper left side back. I got up in the middle of the night with sharp pain and can not get rest. I can't sleep on my back, stomach or sides?
Musculoskeletal: A twenties female with acute upper back pain absent fever or shortness of breath raises concern for muscle spasm. Most curiously, when weather gets cold many young adults wake with back and neck muscle spasms that take days and weeks to resolve. If a woolen nightshirt with a turtleneck, massage, icy hot, acupuncture, and rest do not help then see an osteopath. Should resolve in a few days. ...Read more
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