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Sweating Alot For No Reason
My hands and feet constant go numb for no reason. And I am also always tired. Is there anything common causing this?
See your doctor: Lack of energy can come from a variety of situations. Dehydration (not drinking at least 5 cups of water a day), lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, sleep apnea/snoring, chronic sinus problems, caffeine withdrawal, chronic illness (such as anemia) or allergies can cause low energy. See your doctor. ...Read more
Exercise: It may sound counter-intuitive, but getting exercise will give you energy. Start slowly by going for a walk. You will have to push yourself, but you will feel better after exercise. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Drink enough water daily so that your urine is mostly colorless. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
This warrants: Medical exam if you have missed your period for 3 cycles or if bruising is significant. ...Read more
Hardly urinating? No swelling in ankles or feet, no nausea or vomiting, no fatigue, no weight loss, no SOB, no jaundice. Feel well. Worried. Thanks.
Don't know why: You are experiencing this. Sometimes medical conditions can cause anxiety. Would encourage you to see your physician (psychiatrist) to determine if you have an anxiety disorder ; to check for possible underlying medical problems. You can be referred to a therapist if indicated. ...Read more
My face goes from tomoto hot red to pale sickness white for no apparent reason. I also get hot for no reason. Im only 29?
Flushing: You are describing facial flushing, which can occur for many reasons. It can be due to certain medications and supplements (such as niacin) or physical causes including a sudden increase in blood pressure. There are hormonal and other causes also. See your pcp who can obtain a thorough history including any associated symptoms, which may help identify the nature of the problem. ...Read more
Alcohol: Many of my patients are surprised to find out the alcohol, which makes them feel better, is in fact a depressant. This drug can make one feel despair and increase or complicate their mental health. Those among us who get in trouble with emotions often learn that we cannot drink safely--even though our friends can. If you can do it, i would recommend that you start with not drinking for 30 days. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What causes dizzy spells with no other symptoms? Have been getting dizzy at random times for no reason and it scares me
Many things: Please define YOUR meaning of the word "dizziness" because a number of things can cause isolated vertigo vs. lightheadedness. I see that you've had a cardiac workup which is good. I take it that it was negative? Are your thyroid levels recently checked and OK? There is also a condition known as positional vertigo which is not uncommon in young people and misdiagnosed as other things. ...Read more
I am hardly urinating much & feel thirsty a lot. Worried this is serious. No swelling of feet or ankles, no fatigue or nausea. Feel alert. Thanks.
Seems okay, but...: How long has it been in the way you have felt? But not urinating much with thirst and feeling well with no edema, fatigue, or nausea strongly suggest your functional reserve of kidneys is good in automatically adopt and adapt to not drinking much. So, try to gradually drink more and see how you may void. More? Seek evaluation & counseling, or contact www.healthtap.com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC as keycode ...Read more
Anemia, medications: If you are pale and passing out, you should have your blood pressure checked and blood checked for anemia. Anemia can be caused by many things, including iron deficiency. If your blood pressure is low you should consume more fluids. However, the best thing is to get checked by your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My Pulse has been going up 120 or for no reason what so ever and it's been happening frequent frequently ?
Don't know: About you specifically, but it definitely indicates a need for a full evaluation by your doctor. A benign cause is most likely, but infection and even tumors are possible. Get it checked out. ...Read more
Other symptoms?: Palpitations can range from a single "skipped" beat to several rapid beats occurring for several seconds or longer. Premature beats are most common. Palpitatons can be associated with chest pain, dizziness, passing out, or shortness of breath, all of which should prompt a visit to the emergency room. In addition, seek emergency attention for rapid palpitations lasting more than 30 seconds. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers