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Doctor insights on: Why Do I Get Dizzy When My Hands Are Over My Head

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Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Dizziness (Definition)

Dizziness is a feeling of light headedness that includes loss of balance, vertigo, or the feeling as ...Read more


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Tingling in hands , arms, legs, and feet. Get nauseous, sick , light headed and dizzy feelings in mornings and in stomache mostly in the mornings . ?

Tingling in hands , arms, legs, and feet. Get nauseous, sick , light headed and dizzy feelings in mornings and in stomache mostly in the mornings . ?

Concerning symptoms: The symptoms you describe are very concerning and can be many things. With the nausea and stomachache in the morning, i'm wondering if you're having gastritis or peptic ulcer disease. That doesn't often cause tingling hands, arms and legs, so more investigation is needed. If you haven't had a checkup with a doctor in a while, now's the time! best of luck! ...Read more

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When I exercise, my skin gets cold and clammy. At night, my hands often swell and get hot. I get dizzy often when I get out of bed. What's going on?

When I exercise, my skin gets cold and clammy. At night, my hands often swell and get hot. I get dizzy often when I get out of bed. What's going on?

Needs evaluation: Cold clammy skin and dizziness are suspicious - something may be going on with your heart. Though they could represent anxiety or medication side effects, I recommend an evaluation by a cardiologist . ...Read more

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I get this times where my hands and nose go freezing cold and i get a feeling of confusion and a little bit dizzy?

I get this times where my hands and nose go freezing cold and i get a feeling of confusion and a little bit dizzy?

Migraines: I see in your history that you have migraines. Sometimes, patients with migraines may have an autonomic response to certain triggers of migraines. This could result in the symptoms you are describing, even when you are not experiencing headaches. Check with your physician to have a proper diagnosis and treatment if necessary. In meantime, avoid common migraine triggers in diet and improve sleep. ...Read more

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My feet, hands, & face stay cold. When really cold I get faint/dizzy & feel weak. I also have a major loss of energy feel out of breath & low appetite?

My feet, hands, & face stay cold. When really cold I get faint/dizzy & feel weak. I also have a major loss of energy feel out of breath & low appetite?

Week dizzy and cold: Something tells me the answer will become apparent with a simple blood test and exam. This you can get done at one of the quick care clinics this weekend. If you are getting progressively worse have someone take you to the emergency room. Make sure you are not really anemic, or out of sorts in any other way. ...Read more

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Dizziness, nauseous, head, hands, and feet tingly when I stand up just started kind of worried.

Dizziness, nauseous, head, hands, and feet tingly when I stand up just started kind of worried.

Dizzy: Go now and get examined in ED or with your doctor. Do not drive and please be with someone in case you faint. ...Read more

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What can cause dizziness and weird sensations in the head and hands when I move my eyes back and forth? It's been going on for 3 months

What can cause dizziness and weird sensations in the head and hands when I move my eyes back and forth? It's been going on for 3 months

Vertigo: the hand sensation issue doesn't fit but with eye movement you get dizzy, sounds like vertigo, most common cause is BPPV but you have had for three months. Go see a doctor for an exam. ...Read more