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How old is kid: The appetite parameters and sleep habits of kids vary with age and stage of growth. The rapid growth rate of the first yr slows to 1/3 as fast by 2 , picking up again by puberty. Appetite reflects growth rate & state of health. Sleep habits follow a variety of influences, mostly anxiety-separation issues in toddlers.Clearly stating a kids age/stage will permit for focused answers. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
17mo old girl, 19 lbs, wakes up middle of night asking for food each hour. I feed her and she eats a little and then sleeps. Ok or a bad habit?
Bad habit: She should fulfill all her nutritional requirements during the day. Waking up and asking for food is probably just a bad habit that needs to be removed for your and her sake. Talk to your doctor about how to improve her sleep hygiene. Tough love might be the only way. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Palpitations: See your doctor! if you are having episodes of heart racing, and you are 55 yrs old with sleep apnea you may have cardiac arrhythmias. There is a higher incidence of arrhythmias in people with sleep apnea, and it could be serious if untreated. You should have your blood checked for your electrolytes and thyroid function, and tests of your heart including an ecg, echocardiogram, and holter monitor. ...Read more
I wake up middle of night and can't fall back asleep. Even though on meds. What should I do to sleep all night? I'm so tired.
Insomnia: Medications usually are not a good long term solution for not being able to sleep at night. I always advise my patients to start with proper sleep hygiene - exercise, eat right, don`t take naps and avoid caffeine later in the day. Depression is a common reason for being unable to sleep - a final option is to see a physician specializing in sleep. ...Read more
How come when i take a nap in middle of day i wake up with very bad headache. i am usually very tired before i take a nap. ?
Few months feeling sick if i get hungry. Hunger pangs. Must eat before bed/wake up middle of night if hungry. Currently on Parbezol 20mg for reflux.
This past days. I wake up middle of night feeling different parts.of my body numb I have to get up and walk it of.i drink lots of water and exercise?
Exercise: do i hr walks daily. u don't have to walk at night. u don't seem to have any medical problem. ...Read more
Occasionally I'll wake up middle of the night feeling very agitated and cranky. Makes it terribly difficult to go back to sleep. Why the fussy waking?
Unresolved issues: A physical exam may rule out illness and leave you w/ the task of becoming aware of issues demending your attention. A talk therapist you trust and can work well w/ might help to sort out choices you need to make. Once you know the questions, you can work on finding the answers. Awareness, courage, patience and effort will pay off in planning for your path. Good health will help. Have hope! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I wake up middle of night with left arm and shoulder blade pain then I have a left chest more in the middle start hurt. Is that something dangerous?
See a doctor: What you describe could be cardiac pain (angina) or could be from other causes. If cardiac, you are describing a condition that may be unstable angina and that can be dangerous. You should see someone soon and possibly depending on your risk factors have a and evaluation and stress test. Do not wait.. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sometimes I wake up middle of night with swollen and stiff hands also while feeling my heart beating fast. What could this be from?
Do not experience this during day. Wake up middle of night with acid in throat feeling. Started after taking lexapro. Stopped med feeling still there.
Reflux: The symptoms you describe are consistant with reflux, or stomach acid leaking up into esophagus. Upper GI imaging can be helpful, until you see your doctor elevating the head of your bed, bedtime antacids such as Gaviscon, and otc meds such as Nexium may help. Stopping smoking and weight loss can also help. ...Read more
Dizzy, hard to focus @ times in public, wake up middle of pm in a panic, tingling. Docs can't find real physical problem. Any idea of what's going on?
Triggers for anxiety: Vary widely from person to person. Sometimes a trigger is a conditioned response to a person, place, or thing we've been around when we felt anxious and then it becomes a trigger later. Fear of having an anxiety attack becomes the real issue. A clinical psychologist can help you manage this. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I've noticed over the last two months that when I run after work and my heart is above 160 on average, i wake up middle of the night sweating. normal?
High HRr night sweat:
What happens when you stand up? have you just started running or is this new? What was it before?
If new Could be autonomic dysfunction -consider testing for POTS ( postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome vs rare carcinoid or rare lymphoma or infection. If female always check for pregnancy. Would follow up with doc. ...Read more
Her vomit is most concerning to me. It is the same color and consistency of coffee creamer with pieces of what appear to be mandarin orange, which she has never eaten before. This happens randomly in the middle of the night, wake up with belly pain.
Vomiting: She may have an ulcer.I needs immediate attention ...Read more
Why would i wake up middle of the night for no reason and feel like there was cotton in my throat and on the back of my tongue.
Guessing----: --but probably have been sleeping with your mouth open (?Snorer? / ?Allergy issues? / nasal congestion?), and dried out your tongue and back of throat. If drink of water makes feeling disappear, even more likely. Could consider making sure can breathe through nose at bed time, and/or vaporizer by bedside. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
2 months wake up middle of night unable to breathe, pain tween shoulder blades Dr says copd but says lung x-rays are clear inhalers have not worked?
Let me explain: Stop sleepwalkers and get them back to bed. How? Gently turn them around and make sure they return to the bedroom safely. If they resist, stay with them and help them avoid perilous objects and situations. If you must awaken them, do so with loud noises rather than by shaking or touching them roughly. ...Read more
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