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Recurring episodes of nerves feeling frozen/pulled tight on my feet. Toes end up in odd angles, attempt to move pains. ?

Recurring episodes of nerves feeling frozen/pulled tight on my feet. Toes end up in odd angles, attempt to move pains.  ?

My suggestion : Would be to see a doctor. It is difficult to appreciate in a few lines if you are describing a spasm, a neuropathy or other condition. The fact it is recurring is a concern. ...Read more

Tightness (Definition)

Tightness can mean different states at distinctive times. The most common is the complaint of tightness of chest, a feeling of discomfort, real or perceived, seen often in patients with asthma or panic disorder, or heart attack. Your physician ...Read more


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What to do if I have developed terrible pain in my knees & pain & tightness across the tops of my feet. I'm findingover weight?

What to do if I have developed terrible pain in my knees & pain & tightness across the tops of my feet. I'm findingover weight?

Possibly: Weight gain can cause strain and damage to your ligaments and tendons. But other medical conditions can casue knee and feet pain. Make sure to consult a doctor. ...Read more

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I am on levothyroxine 100 mcg. And I have been having tightness in my head, fingers and feet cold, could these be my thyroid?

I am on levothyroxine  100 mcg. And I have been having tightness in my head, fingers and feet cold, could these be my thyroid?

Probably not: This amount of levothyroxine is enough to take care of your daily needs. So you need to go see your doctor to find out hwy your head feels tight. It is not related to your thyroid problem. ...Read more

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My feet have turned blue/ purple. theyre not cold and there is nothing tight around them. they hurt and feel numb. what could this be?

My feet have turned blue/ purple. theyre not cold and there is nothing tight around them. they hurt and feel numb. what could this be?

Blue/purple: can be a result of venous congestion. Is there any swelling? The fact there is numbness and pain as well warrants an in office exam by a doctor to figure out the etiology. ...Read more

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I have osteoarthritis , but for a while now I have noticed my feet are very swollen and the skin seems very tight. Others have noticed to. Why?

Deems closer look.: There are multiple potential reasons for swollen feet/tightness. Some are unrelated to osteoarthritis (OA). Some are related to medication taken for OA. OA itself can certainly have episodic joint swelling as well. You likely need a closer look and a good physical exam to determine the next best course of action. Good luck ...Read more

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When doing hamstring stretches (hamstrings very very tight) and i hold the stretch i get a weird fuzzy pulsating feeling in my feet. What causes this?

When doing hamstring stretches (hamstrings very very tight) and i hold the stretch i get a weird fuzzy pulsating feeling in my feet. What causes this?

Pulsate=circulation: Depending on how you are doing these, keep in mind, there is a large vein and artery behind the knee in the indent under the knee (popliteal fossa) this could be compressing and opening the artery and vein. Pulsations describe the flow of circulation with every heartbeat. The best type of stretches for the hamstrings are passive. If you notice it in the heel, it may be the achilles. ...Read more

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Work on my feet for 13 hrs. After my shift laying down my left foot went numb. Happens also when i sot down after 5 mins back is tight also pain?

Work on my feet for 13 hrs. After my shift laying down my left foot went numb. Happens also when i sot down after 5 mins back is tight also pain?

Numbness: It appears you have a nerve root entrapment most likely at L4,5 and possibly S1,2 on your left side. Try applying ice to your low back. Supportive shoes are important. You may want to see a back specialist. ...Read more

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Im 24 yrs old, i am suffering from a toe ache. it seems to be heavy and pains a lot at night and my feet becomes tight when I wake up in the morning?

Im 24 yrs old, i am suffering from a toe ache. it seems to be heavy and pains a lot at night and my feet becomes tight when I wake up in the morning?

I'd consider: An ingrown toenail if around the nail, gout is a possibility if around the metatarsal head .....I'd recommend you see a foot doc. ...Read more