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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


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Hands go num while sleeping on side?

Numb: Nerves are electical wires with circuits which fingers sthumb to 1/2 4th finger on palm median nerve, same pattern on top radial nerve, 5th andq 1/2 4th is ulnar. . May be bend wrist or elbow compressing nerve while sleep. Could come from spinal cord at cervical area. There are tsts to determine area of " short" if severe. Could try cock up brace for wrist or keep elbow straight by using pillow. ...Read more

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What are neuro sleep drink side effects?

What are neuro sleep drink side effects?

Neuro sleep drink: Her are the contents:neurosleep: magnesium glycinate, l-theanine, 5-hydroxytryptophan, and melatonin the primary side effect would be sedation and perhaps too much the next day for some people. The 14 oz of liquid it's in will likely require a bladder-emptying, so i hope you don' t sleep through it. Be. Careful driving and operating machinery the next day. Take care. ...Read more

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Sleeping pill side effects ?

Sleeping pills: First presumed prescriptive medication. Most common are benzodiazepine ( valium like meds) over sedation, respiratory depression, potential addiction, sleep walking, increased risk of falls, poor coordination, . There medications that can be used without these side effects such as melatonin analogues. Can be used with caution close monitoring and always allow an adequate period of time for sleep. ...Read more

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My dr thinks I have lymphacytic colitis. Diarreah.No ab pain, discomfort, heaviness in ab and uncomfortable to sleep on side. Are these symptoms?

My dr thinks I have lymphacytic colitis. Diarreah.No ab pain, discomfort, heaviness in ab and uncomfortable to sleep on side. Are these symptoms?

Possible, see a GI: Hi, the symptoms can fit a picture of lymphocytic colitis( lymphocytic colitis falls under the umbrella of microscopic colitis), most people present with diarrhea which can be as severe as upto 2 lits a day, wt loss. The diagnosis is made by biopsy of the colon done during a colonoscopy or a flex-sigmoidoscopy. Bld ; stool tests are not confirmatory and show non-specific abnormalities. See a gi. ...Read more

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Why do I have terrible shoulder pain while sleeping on side?

Why do I have terrible shoulder pain while sleeping on side?

Shoulder problems: Usually this happen when people have shoulder problem like bursitis, tear rotator cuff and arthritis in the shoulder check it out. ...Read more

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I am prescribed 7.5mg Zopiclone for 3 nights, is there any way to avoid the sleep walking/ sleep activities side effect? As I'm a bit worried about it

I am prescribed 7.5mg Zopiclone for 3 nights, is there any way to avoid the sleep walking/ sleep activities side effect? As I'm a bit worried about it

Sleep med side effec: If you are experiencing side effects please call your doctor's office right away. Most people don't have scary effects like sleep driving, so if you aren't having the side effects, you can talk to one of your providers about how to avoid side effects. Extreme fatigue, alcohol, being too hungry, interactions with other meds or other factors may be relevant. Recommend a psychol. sleep disorder exper ...Read more