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Dr. David Hardin
Board Certified, Wound care
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How come my hands always go numb at night?

Dr. David Hardin
Board Certified, Wound care
31 years in practice
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How come my hands always go numb at night?

Which part?: The most common reason for this would be carpal tunnel in which case your 1st 3 or 4 fingers would go numb. Try a carpal tunnel splint at night for a while. It is possible you might need an injection in your wrist. See a pmr doctor or orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more

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Dr. Aaron Milstone
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Numbness (Definition)

Numbness is a clinical finding in which one is unable to detect stimuli such ...Read more


Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
Board Certified, Plastic Surgery
17 years in practice
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Dr. Aaron Milstone
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Dr. Alon Seifan
Board Certified, Neurology
8 years in practice
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Leg always shaking and hand going numb. What is wrong with me?

Dr. Alon Seifan
Board Certified, Neurology
8 years in practice
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Leg always shaking and hand going numb. What is wrong with me?

Seizure: You should be evaluated for a seizure disorder. Symptoms can include leg shaking or numbness. Tremor can cause leg shaking but is usually not associated with numbness. Limb shaking t.I.A. Is also a rare stroke syndrome that needs to be ruled out. ...Read more

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Dr. Maritza Baez
Board Certified, Family Medicine
12 years in practice
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My hands and feet constant go numb for no reason. And I am also always tired. Is there anything common causing this?

Dr. Maritza Baez
Board Certified, Family Medicine
12 years in practice
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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

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Dr. Aaron Milstone
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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Board Certified, Allergy and Immunology
24 years in practice
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I have constant very red hands never goes bk to my normal color hands always cold & every morning i wake up hands numb what is this can I GT medicin?

Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Board Certified, Allergy and Immunology
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I have constant very red hands never goes bk to my normal color hands always cold & every morning i wake up hands numb what is this can I GT  medicin?

Raynaud's?: Does the same happen with your feet? Talk to your doctor about options, this may be raynaud's phenomenon. ...Read more

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Dr. Steven Charlap
Board Certified, Holistic Medicine
32 years in practice
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My hands and feet keep going numb and tingling lately I have a curved spine and always have a pinched nerve will this lead to me being paralyzed?

Dr. Steven Charlap
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My hands and feet keep going numb and tingling lately I have a curved spine and always have a pinched nerve will this lead to me being paralyzed?

Unlikely: However, this is not normal for someone your age and it needs to be carefully evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Board Certified, Rheumatology
47 years in practice
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What to do if my hands always cold, middle finger left hand goes numb?

Dr. Ronald Krauser
Board Certified, Rheumatology
47 years in practice
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What to do if my hands always cold, middle finger left hand goes numb?

See details: It is likely to be raynauds. See a rheumatologist. There are several treatment options. ...Read more

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
Board Certified, Podiatry
36 years in practice
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Dr. Daniel Mass
Board Certified, Orthopedic surgery, hand surgery
41 years in practice
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Hands always cold, middle finger left hand goes numb, what's wrong?

Dr. Daniel Mass
Board Certified, Orthopedic surgery, hand surgery
41 years in practice
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Hands always cold, middle finger left hand goes numb, what's wrong?

Could be Raynoud's : At your age, if you are not diabetic you could have Raunoud's Syndrome. This should be evaluated by a Rheumatologist because you could have an inflammatory problem like rheumatoid arthritis or Lupus. ...Read more

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Board Certified, Rheumatology
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My nerves are sosensitive. Legs go numb from sitting cross legged, feet always tingling numb, hands/arms sometimes help?

Dr. Ronald Krauser
Board Certified, Rheumatology
47 years in practice
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See details: Have you seen a neurologist and had EMGs and MRIs done? If not, do so. There are several possibilities. ...Read more

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