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Why do my legs lose feeling if I sit on the toilet for too long?

Why do my legs lose feeling if I sit on the toilet for too long?

Get-off the nerve: Probably you are compressing the sciatic nerve in that case getting off the nerve will take care of the numbness. ...Read more

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Thoughts? Could powerwalking help me get slimmer legs & lose cellulite?

Thoughts? Could powerwalking help me get slimmer legs & lose cellulite?

Slimmer legs --: Yes. But it won't help the cellulite. That's a difficult problem to fix. Some new lasers may help improve it partially. ...Read more

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What exercise can make belly, arms and leg lose fat immediately?

What exercise can make belly, arms and leg lose fat immediately?

No immediate loss is: Possible. Have to work towards your goal. Spot fat loss does not occur naturally. By losing weight in general a certain amt will be abdominal fat. Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Calories burned must > calories consumed. To tighten ab's do crunches, reverse crunches, exercise ball crunches, pelvic thrusts, lying leg raises, side bridge ; “bicycling” exercise on your back. Get regular >. ...Read more

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My girlfriend and I had dry sex. After she told me that her leg (lose to the vagina) was wet and it was not her. I did cum. Can she get pregnant?

My girlfriend and I had dry sex. After she told me that her leg (lose to the vagina) was wet and it was not her. I did cum. Can she get pregnant?

It is possible: I doubt anyone can give a % - it is way less likely than 100% and somewhat more than 0%. Some very vital sperms are outstanding swimmers. You may have to deal with an unexpected expectancy. If she misses her period, a test and decisions may need to be made. Good luck. Next time use protection. Hope it goes well. ...Read more

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Are there any venous disorders/diseases that would cause a lower leg to lose hair?

Are there any venous disorders/diseases that would cause a lower leg to lose hair?

Yes: That can be an indication of low thyroid or vascular insufficiency. If pronounced, should discuss change and concern with your primary Dr for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Sudden weakness in legs and losing self control?

Sudden weakness in legs and losing self control?

See physician: Assuming no injury has occurred, you need a complete examination and evaluation to see what is going on and why it is happening. It may be a neuromuscular condition. ...Read more

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I feel like my legs are losing muscles and becoming smaller and loser. What can I do to prevent this?

Muscle atrophy: Do you have muscle loss all your body. Do you have underlying metabolic or neurological disorders? If it is small changes consider focused leg exercise for leg muscles. Muscle atrophy with muscle spasms or fasiculations could mean neurological degenerative disease. You must however see a neurologist. If muscle loss significant consider EMG for Lower Motor Neuron disease or ALS. ...Read more

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In the past 2 yrs I have suffered with sporadic edema on my lowers legs (Mostly on the left leg) & difficulty losing weight. No Dr. Can figure it out?

In the past 2 yrs I have suffered with sporadic edema on my lowers legs (Mostly on the left leg) & difficulty losing weight. No Dr. Can figure it out?

Complex!: You do have a complex medical problem that could require more evaluation followed by medications and life style changes. Hope for the best and continue to seek answers everywhere. ...Read more

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On a sudden rise after sitting for a while, my right hand and leg & hand loses control and and the toes bend inwards tightly for 3-4 seconds. Y is it?

On a sudden rise after sitting for a while, my right hand and leg & hand loses control and and the toes bend inwards tightly for 3-4 seconds. Y is it?

Need to be checked: You need to be evaluated by a neurologist to find the cause of your loss of control of right leg and hand at age of 17.You have to discuss with your parents and they need to take you to your family doctor or a neurologist to find out what is causing your symptoms at your age. ...Read more

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Pubic bone shifted to the left after fall. Could this cause my left leg to lose range of motion & make my leg pop after standing form sitted position?

Pubic bone shifted to the left after fall. Could this cause my left leg to lose range of motion & make my leg pop after standing form sitted position?

Snapping hip: Snapping hip can be due to tendons in front, or along the side of the hip. Without an ortho evaluation it is difficult to tell. Typically painless snapping is not a problem and stretching the muscles around the hip can help with most snapping. ...Read more

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I am 23 and I am feeling so tired and have weak legs. I lose white sticky fluid usually when talk to girls and watch romantic scenes. I lose it a lot.

Do not worry: You are brave to ask a question which could embarrass some of your fellow males. At your age, your sexual responses are very rapid, and many men have similar issues. There is treatment to help, and even medications to make a profound difference. You have taken the first step, now see a doctor, perhaps a urologist. Things will work out great! ...Read more

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I am desperately trying to eliminate which supplement that is causing my upper torso, upper arms and upper legs to lose bulk and wrinkle and sag. I?

I am desperately trying to eliminate which supplement that is causing my upper torso, upper arms and upper legs to lose bulk and wrinkle and sag. I?

Supplements: What makes you sure it is a supplement that is weakening your upper torso? More likely it is something else. Please see your doctor to find out and think holistically. This MAY be related to lifestyle, poor nutrition, etc. Peace and good health. Supplements are good but do not replace real food. ...Read more

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Which is the easiest way to lose leg fat?

Which is the easiest way to lose leg fat?

Spot fat loss does: Not occur naturally. By losing weight in general some will probably be leg fat. But, we don't get to choose what area of body fat is lost from. Eat healthy ; be physically active. Calories burned must > those consumed. Tone thighs w plie, squat, wall squat, ball squat, plyometric squat, stair steps, lunges, lunges w dumbbells, ball squeeze ; single leg circle. Engage in regular aerobic exercise >. ...Read more

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How do I find what's the easiest way to lose leg fat?

Leg fat: Spot fat loss does not occur naturally. By losing weight in general some may be leg fat. But, we don't get to choose what area of body fat is lost from. Eat healthy & be physically active. Calories burned must > those consumed. Consider regular aerobic exercise like running, swimming, Nordic track, bicycling, kickboxing, walking, cross country skiing, hiking, etc. ...Read more

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My sister has cellulitis in her leg. Will she lose her leg if it continues to spread? How can it be treated?

Not always infection: Cellultitis is an inflammation (red, hot swollen and tender) of the skin and soft tissues. It can be cause by many things such as bacteria, sunburn, vein disease and trauma all of which have different treatments. Depending on where it occurs and what is the cause, changes the treatment. If you keep having recurrences, the treatments are wrong, seek another opinion. ...Read more

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What is the best way to lose legs fat?

Exercise: Regular exercise. A good balance of cardio and resistance training. The body loves variety so incorporate multiple modalities of exercise. ...Read more

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Could I lose leg fat, thigh fat within 2 weeks?

Not a realistic goal: Spot fat loss does not occur naturally. By losing weight in general a certain amt will be leg fat. Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Tone inner thighs w extended leg lifts, inner thigh press, standing thigh press, deep squat, wall squat, lunge, thigh ball squeeze, walking, swimming, biking ; in-line skating. Tone thighs w plie, squat, wall squat, >. ...Read more

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Will walking everyday for 1 hour help lose leg and thigh fat?

Will walking everyday for 1 hour help lose leg and thigh fat?

Yes: Yes, walking is a great way to lose excess fat if it helps you to burn more calories than you consume. You will lose fat from all areas of your body, including legs and thighs. ...Read more

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Do ankle infection mean you will lose leg?

Do ankle infection mean you will lose leg?

No. The antibiotics.: The antibiotics take care of almost all infections, so I do not see why you need to worry about losing your leg due to infection. Your treating doctor can guide you and assure you better if you ask them this question. ...Read more

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What should I add into my workout to help build muscle and lose leg and belly fat?

What should I add into my workout to help build muscle and lose leg and belly fat?

Weight loss: Due to reducing your food intake. Don't fall pray to internet or tv scams. They only reduce the weight of your wallet. None of them help with anything. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. ...Read more

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Am 34 yrs with a lost of appetite, losing weight, with nausea and a painful swelling behind my knee up my leg and am losing weight?

Am 34 yrs with a lost of appetite, losing weight, with nausea and a painful swelling behind my knee up my leg and am losing weight?

Deserving: You seem to be deserving of a thorough medical evaluation given your concerning symptoms. The swelling behind your leg may be worth imaging with a ct scan or MRI and if the mass is suggestive of a tumor (sarcoma), then additional scans of your lungs and a biopsy would be in order. ...Read more

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My feet turn purple and now recently my legs tingle and lose feeling what is happening?

My feet turn purple and now recently my legs tingle and lose feeling what is happening?

Blockage: You may have one or several arterial blockages in the lower legs. Either in the thigh or in the legs. You should see a vascular specialist immediately. An ultrasound will determine if you have an occlusion. ...Read more

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Wanting to lose weight, mostly in my stomach but also in my legs. What weight lose supplements really work that you can get at wal mart or whatever?

Wanting to lose weight, mostly in my stomach but also in my legs. What weight lose supplements really work that you can get at wal mart or whatever?

Don't rely on: Supplements to lose weight. Spot fat loss does not occur naturally. By losing weight in general some will probably be ab; leg fat. But, we don't get to choose what area of body fat is lost from. Eat healthy ; be physically active. Calories burned must > those consumed. Tighten ab's: crunches, reverse crunches, exercise ball crunches, pelvic thrusts, lying leg raises, side bridge ; “bicycling” >. ...Read more

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I have ms, spinal lesions, legs immobile. Now losing ability to sit up without great spastic pain and weakness. Why can't I sit up in a chair?

I have ms, spinal lesions, legs immobile. Now losing ability to sit up without great spastic pain and weakness. Why can't I sit up in a chair?

Complex: The above describes a high burden of disease, and the loss of strength with increasing weakness and spasticity may represent a spinal cord relapse. But, consider a urinary tract infection or metabolic imbalance as a triggering event. This needs to be addressed asap, and fully sorted out. Is your current medication effective enough? Do you need steroids or acth? See your neurologist soon. ...Read more

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What is the best exercise to lose only leg fat?

What is the best exercise to lose only leg fat?

There isn't a way.: Spot fat loss does not occur naturally. By losing weight in general some will probably be leg fat. But, we don't get to choose what area of body fat is lost from. Eat healthy ; be physically active. Calories burned must > those consumed. Tone thighs w plie, squat, wall squat, ball squat, plyometric squat, stair steps, lunges, lunges w dumbbells, ball squeeze ; single leg circle. Engage in regular. ...Read more

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Why do I keep thinking that I'm going to lose my leg?

Please tell me more: Do you have something on your leg, pain in it or just a sense of doom with no other reason? Either way talk to your doctor and don't hold anything back. ...Read more

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If I don't shower or clean a leg ulcer, will I lose my leg?

If I don't shower or clean a leg ulcer, will I lose my leg?

No: No. Factors which determine if you will lose your leg are, 1) how good / bad the circulation is, or 2) whether you have a deep wound infection which will not clear with just antibiotics alone. Showering and keeping wounds clean does help prevent infections. ...Read more