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What Is Wrong With A Baby That Sleeps On Its Knees
My knee was in a locked position and it bent a bit the wrong way and cracked really loud it didn't hurt but now it hurts so bad I can't sleep!!!!
Painful to read: Go to a doctor for evaluation and treatment if it still hurts in the morning. ...Read more
My thighs+areas behind my knees sweat when I sleep at night (for about a year already). I get sweaty by 6 am. What's wrong with me? I'm 26, female
Dysautonomia: Sweating is a result of messages that go from the lower brain via the autonomic (automatic) nervous system. If this is compromised, it becomes unbalanced and sweating for no good reason may be the result. If sugar figures high in your diet, try stopping it, also sweeteners candies, ice cream diet drinks etrc. ...Read more
Bad knee pains that wake me up in my sleep and get me to drop to the ground screaming, pain shoots from knee down, cant walk. What could be wrong?
I had baby #4, 9 months ago. I run 5 miles a couple of days each week. My knees ache for days afterward causing take ibuprofen to fall asleep.
Worn out knees:
You probably have worn out the cartilage in your knees from excessive running and knee ligament laxity.
Prolotherapy offers the best form of treatment to preserve the knees and allow you to resume running safely.
Visit www. Getprolo. Com or aaomed. Org for information and to find a doctor. ...Read more
Dizzy and numbness/ tingling in face since a child now 27 still present. Now legs falling asleep and pain in my knees. Any ideas?
See your doctor: This is never normal. See your doctor. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination, and possibly order tests to find out what's wrong. ...Read more
It is normal for you:
I believe you are concerned about the seat below the knee when you are sleeping and want to know why. We need more information. What medicine do you take if Any. What kind of work do you do. Is it vey hot part of world do you live in? Do you have any other medical condition?
At present I think it is just normal for you. Because you have more hair follicles and more seat glands there. ...Read more
Knee pain: You may be on your feet all day or you have poor fitting shoes or you may have arthritic changes at your age. See your doctor for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
I had knee scoped today & I take Trazodone100MG at bedtime/for sleep but can I take it w/ Oxycodone5MG?
There are no contraindications or interactions that I am aware of!
Hope this helps
Dr Z ...Read more
What would cause intense localized knee pain (wakes from sleep) that only occurs at night in 1 knee. No injuries, no pain in day. Worsening 3 weeks.
Orthopedic specialis: If the discomfort is definitely arising in the knee and only occurs while in bed, there is a positional component to it. It may occur when leg muscles are completely relaxed and, at this point a cartilage, tendon or ligamental structure may become impinged. An orthopedic surgeon is best qualified to evaluate and advise you. A knee X-Ray or mri may be recommended in order to make a diagnosis. ...Read more
MANY CAUSES: Muscles in our body contract and relax consciously and unconsciously. A muscle that involuntarily contracts without our consciously willing it is called a "spasm." if the muscle maintains a sustained "spasm", it becomes a cramp, as can be seen with exercise. Causes are: overuse, neck and back problems, posture, fatigue, diminished blood supply, injury, metabolite imbalance and certain diseases. ...Read more
Don't sleep with it.: In general, if you are using a knee brace just for a little support or comfort throughout the day, you should take it off to go to sleep, so that you don't constrict your circulation. If the brace is a ligament support brace for an injured knee, then your doctor may require you to sleep with it on. ...Read more
Sleep: If your sleep is interrupted by leg pain, the most common cause for someone your age is arthritis pain, but the other one to consider is something called restless leg syndrome, which can be detected by a sleep study. Before being treated for RLS, I would get your iron level checked as that can be a cause of restless leg syndrome. ...Read more
Not related: These issues are not related.Get a more detailed answer ›
No.: No there is no scientific basis for this. This is not known to occur. ...Read more
If growth's not done: If a teen's growth is not done yet, then he will get a bit taller. If he sleeps with a pillow anywhere, he will grow taller. If he sleeps without a pillow, he will grow taller. The amount of growth he gets with a pillow will be the same as the amount of growth he gets without a pillow. That means his growth is not related to pillows. ...Read more
Ortho: See orthopedic surgeon for evaluation.Get a more detailed answer ›
I am young, generally healthy but relatively inactive, I get bad knee pain after a poor nights sleep, any ideas?
Variable: I would see a doc and highly consider getting active and on a good nutritional program. ...Read more
I'm having terrible knee pain that I can't sleep at night, been having it for some time now. Done tests & all results were fine. Pls help?
DJD: By age 50 virtually everyone has signs of degeneration in the anterior compartment of the knee- the patella and tendon, bursa and ligaments. The important question to ask is what is your body weight? The knees are sensitive to mechanical loads as the bodies center of gravity. You reference pregnancy and possible weight gain. If X-rays and exam are normal try a knee sleeve & topical NSAID's. ...Read more
I can barely sleep because the pain is so bad, especially in the knees. Should I go to the hospital and ask if they can do anything about it?
See your doctor: You can't fix it yourself. If your symptoms have been worsening like this, you need to see your doctor for an evaluation to see what's going on. ...Read more
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