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Why do my legs itch when I run sometimes?

Why do my legs itch when I run sometimes?

Increased blood flow: Running will increase blood flow and muscle activity and can be the cause of skin itching. ...Read more

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Itching (Definition)

Itches are a clinical finding in which a person's skin has a sensation of non-painful irritation ...Read more


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Why does my legs itch whenever I run?

Why does my legs itch whenever I run?

Sweat?: Sometimes sweat and exercise can induce itching. If you run outside, could be environmentally related - pollen, etc. Try taking antihistamine like zyrtec or allegra prior to running to see if that helps improve the itching. ...Read more

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Why does my legs hurt when I walk all day?

Why does my legs hurt when I walk all day?

Support: May need better foot support. Try more supportive shoes and inserts. If still a problem, see podiatrist. ...Read more

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Why do my feet hurt when I travel?

Why do my feet hurt when I travel?

Possibly swelling: From feet being dependant in a car or on a plane. Or the fact that you may be walking more or wearing shoes you normally don't wear. ...Read more

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Why do my ankles hurt when I run?

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Why do my ankles hurt when I run?

Ankle pain: You might be running with poorly supported sneakers. You may also have hyper pronated feet. I recommend you see a podiatrist to evaluate your current running sneakers as well as your gait to see ifyou can benefit from orthotics. ...Read more

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Why do my legs hurt when i cross them?

Why do my legs hurt when i cross them?

Could: Be hip pain referred towards your knees. Do you have arthritis in the hips or any peripheral vascular disease that could be exacerbated by crossing your legs. There are a lot of questions i would like to ask before actually examining you which makes me encourage you to see your doctor if the pain is significant. ...Read more

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My knees hurt when i run? Why and what can I do?

My knees hurt when i run? Why and what can I do?

Get it checked: First of all it is not normal for knee joint to hurt when running, so need to have it checked to find the cause so that it can be treated meanwhile i will suggest do not run, give your knee a rest till you know the cause of pain. ...Read more

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Why do my legs itch so badly, after showers?

Why do my legs itch so badly, after showers?

LEGS ITCH: Your legs might itch from the soap you are using. Have you changed your soap lately? Or it might be from the towels you are using to dry them off after the shower. Change laundry detergents to all free & clear. Use a mild soap like cetaphil or aveeno (oatmeal). ...Read more

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Why do my feet turn red when i run?

Why do my feet turn red when i run?

Vasodilatation: Your feet as all of your muscles depend on blood rich oxygen to supply them with energy as you excercise you need more and the red is from the oxygenated blood to the tissues. ...Read more

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Why do my feet constantly hurt even when I sit down?

Why do my feet constantly hurt even when I sit down?

Swelling: It would help with more information but assuming this is pain in feet while standing for long periods of the day and when you sit they still hurt suggests the possibilty of some venous insufficiency that uually is good in the morning and at the end of the day the pain is there. If you check your legs for swelling and elevate the legs , pain should be better. Please be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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Why do my legs ache when they are really cold?

Circulation - muscle: This could be related to circualtion as vessel contract when exposed to cold. It could be the muscles because the muscles also contract with cold exposure. ...Read more

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Why do my foot soles hurt so when I jog?

Metatarsalgia: Metatarsalgia is a common overuse injury. The term describes pain and inflammation in the ball of the foot. It is often thought of as a symptom of other conditions, rather than as a specific disease. Visit eastpennfoot.Com for more info. ...Read more

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Why do my ankles ache when they get cold?

Why do my ankles ache when they get cold?

Arthritis?: It's possible that arthritis can cause pain with temperature changes and pressure changes in the atomsphere. Youve heard of people having more pain in there joints when it rains? You also might want to get check for circulation issues. Have a simple abi with segmental pressures performed, check for a pulse that is strong on the foot. http://www.feetdoc.com/ankle-brachial-index/. ...Read more

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Why do my toes and soles tingle only when i lay down? Im not diabetic.

Why do my toes and soles tingle only when i lay down? Im not diabetic.

Consider Spine: This apparent posture related sensation in your toes/soles when you lie down may be due to some form of pressure on the nerve roots at your lumbar spine. These nerves branch out and run all the way down to the tips of your toes. Consult a doctor for light exercise and stretching movements that you can do to improve core strength and flexibility. If you have a "beer-gut" you need to lose it. ...Read more

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Why does my temples hurt and when i walk they throb?

Why does my temples hurt and when i walk they throb?

Don't know why: Have your blood pressure checked , also blood tests to rule out temporal arteritis. See your doctor to get evaluated. Temporal arteritis is serious and needs to be treated. ...Read more

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Why do i itch on my legs when i shower with cold water?

Why do i itch on my legs when i shower with cold water?

Dry skin ?: or you may have cold hypersensitivity, esp if you have taken certain antibiotics recently. Try moisturizers, and if you see a rash, then you will need to see a healthcare provider for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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When i walk for some time my thighs feel itchy?

When i walk for some time my thighs feel itchy?

Itchy thighs: Not quite sure what this is,...maybe you are getting a heat rash if you sweat a lot when walking too much, or the blood is pumping more to your muscles to give them the oxygen they crave, and your skin on your thighs is itching from not getting the oxygen if it used to getting. ...Read more

Itchy Skin (Definition)

Often pertains to skin that is dry and ...Read more