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Waking up with numb arms, hands and legs. Like theyre asleep. 6 months now. And if i sit my legs fall asleep even just a few mins. Recent diagnosis ofiron def and MS and ank spond. What now?

Waking up with numb arms, hands and legs. Like theyre asleep. 6 months now. And if i sit my legs fall asleep even just a few mins. Recent diagnosis ofiron def and MS and ank spond. What now?

Consider this:: Waking up with numb hands often suggests carpal tunnel syndrome, you should also consider this. Iron deficiency usually responds pretty well to iron therapy. There are also treatments for MS and AS. Your medical provider who diagnosed these must be planning some kind of treatment regimen for you! ...Read more

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Dr. Matthew Putnam
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Numb Arms (Definition)

Numbness and Tingling: As your uterus grows, it may press on the nerves in your legs. This may cause some tingling in your legs and toes. The sensation is normal and will go away after delivery. You may also notice numbness or tingling in your fingers, especially when you wake up in the morning. This goes away after delivery. If it's especially uncomfortable, your health care provider can give you a brace ...Read more


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sometimes i feel hot sensation all over my body. i am constanly thirsty and urinating frequently. when i sleep i wake up from numb arms or legs?

 sometimes i feel hot sensation all over my body. i am constanly thirsty and urinating frequently. when i sleep i wake up  from numb   arms or legs?

Be seen...: You symptoms necessitate an evaluation beyond what can be done in a short question/answer format. Be seen by your doctor so they can get a thorough history, do an exam, and then testing as indicated. Take care of you! ...Read more

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I have numbness in both arms and legs apon waking from sleep and it takes 2 min for feeling to come back. And it doesnt matter how I sleep. what's up?

I have numbness in both arms and legs apon waking from sleep and it takes 2 min for feeling to come back. And it doesnt matter how I sleep. what's up?

Parathesias: Your symptoms most likely go along with some sort of a nerve impingement syndrome. Have the Dr evaluate you for this and an EMG might be needed to further clarify the severity of it. best wishes. ...Read more

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Why do my fingers, arms and legs keep going numb when i sleep? My back starts hurting as well.

Why do my fingers, arms and legs keep going numb when i sleep? My back starts hurting as well.

See ur Dr and get: Checked for pinched nerve in ur neck and lower back spine, nerve inflammation, diabetes, etc. Take care! http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/mobileart.asp?articlekey=105458. http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/147963.php. ...Read more

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I'm experiencing numb chin and lower lip and painful tingling in arms and legs for the last 36 hours. Haven't been able to sleep.

I'm experiencing numb chin and lower lip and painful tingling in arms and legs for the last 36 hours. Haven't been able to sleep.

See your doctor: I would make an appointment with you doctor or go to urgent care if these symptoms worsen or do not resolve. A full medical evaluation is recommended. ...Read more

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My arms and legs often get numb if I keep them in the same position for "too long" it specially happens while sleeping, what can I do to prevent this?

? Pressure on nerves: It could be caused by pressure on nerves by sitting in one position for too long or sitting in an awkward position this is usually a temporary condition that goes away. However, it could also indicate that something is wrong.I would consider seeing the doctor. ...Read more

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I would like to find out what is causing my multipal symptoms? My sympomtoms are. Feeling of getting shocked through out my body, feeling of my head spining a lot, numbness in my arms and legs, hard time falling asleep and staying asleep, pain in my eyes,

I would like to find out what is causing my multipal symptoms? My sympomtoms are. Feeling of getting shocked through out my body, feeling of my head spining a lot, numbness in my arms and legs, hard time falling asleep and staying asleep, pain in my eyes,

I : I can understand your frustration, as those symptoms sound very distressing. As you have multiple ongoing symptoms, a complete medical evaluation is warranted. Please seek out a physician. It may help to take a list of your symptoms so that they can review it, along with your past medical history and any medications or supplements you are taking. ...Read more

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Is something wrong if i keep waking up with numb arms? Legs get numb while working.

Cervical stenosis: The cervical spine, neck, compression of nerves when sleeping due to neck position and walking or when erect can be as well. Other issues are peripheral neuropathy due to many causes, or a separate issue of lumber stenosis affecting feet. Peripheral circulation issues due to vascular diseases and more. See your doctor soon! ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Sleep (Definition)

Sleep is a topic that involves concepts such as how long it takes to fall asleep, how many times one wakes up at night, how many hours one sleeps at night, sleep stages, ...Read more