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My feet burn throughout the day?

My feet burn throughout the day?

Checkup: I suggest a checkup and examination for diabetes and periperal neuropathy. ...Read more

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Why do the soles of my feet burn so bad?

Why do the soles of my feet burn so bad?

Your likely: Have neuropathy. I would make sure to be checked for both small and large fiber neuropathy. ...Read more

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I have burning feet and the only time it gets relieved is when I soak my feet in Epsom salts. What is the cause of this?

I have burning feet and the only time it gets relieved is when I soak my feet in Epsom salts. What is the cause of this?

Do you have: diabetes? Have you been checked by a neurologist? Could be symptoms of other health concerns... counsult with your doctor for diagnosis and advice. ...Read more

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I'm 17 and female all my life I have had moments of burning feet but they're just really hot and don't hurt. My feet get really red. Any concern?

I'm 17 and female all my life I have had moments of burning feet but they're just really hot and don't hurt. My feet get really red. Any concern?

Unusual: It would be unusual for you to have a neuropathy at your age, but without additional historical facts (past medical history, family history etc.) hard to gauge. The symptoms may reflect something that is neurologic (e.g. Small fiber neuropathy) or hematologic so seeing your doctor for a referral might be helpful. ...Read more

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After drinking a beer the bottoms of my feet burn?

After drinking a beer the bottoms of my feet burn?

Every time?: Alcohol consumption if a heavy drinker has been known to cause thiamine deficiency which can cause burning. However, I would not expect that to occur immediately after drinking, and only after drinking. Hopefully, there wil be other input here for you. ...Read more

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When the weather get hot my feet burn.

When the weather get hot my feet burn.

Hot foot!: Are your feet exposed? If you are in your bear feet you should cover them. If you are wearing apparel, then I would suggest you try using powder. Also socks that are cotton usualy breath better. ...Read more

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Tried on new socks on at the store b4 washing now my feet burn after I washed them with zest throughly. Can I.get an life-threatening complication?

Tried on new socks on at the store b4 washing now my feet burn after I washed them with zest throughly. Can I.get an life-threatening complication?

No: Zest soap has been around since the 1950's, and people all over the world wear new socks without washing them first. Thus, unless a person is uniquely special in some way related to new socks or Zest soap, no life-threatening reaction will occur. Also, feet-washing need not be more thorough nor less thorough just because new, unwashed socks were worn. ...Read more

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My feet burn when I get into the bath, will I develop diabetic complications?

My feet burn when I get into the bath, will I develop diabetic complications?

Well: Are you a diabetic? Is it controlled? Foot burining outside of diabetes is not a risk factor for diabetic periperal neuropathy. Much of the problem is a lack of pain which allows problems to get worse but nerve pain from signalling from damages nerves. In other words if you are burining your feet, there could be issues diabetic or not. ...Read more

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When I walk long distance the pads of my feet burn. What can I do to prevent this?

When I walk long distance the pads of my feet burn. What can I do to prevent this?

Feet burn: Using a gel insert could help, but you may have pathology, too. See your podiatrist for an evaluation. ...Read more

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My feet have two oval shaped lumps on the edge of the outside of them. They're not red bumbs. Standing, my feet burn, itch and go red. Any ideas?

My feet have two oval shaped lumps on the edge of the outside of them. They're not red bumbs. Standing, my feet burn, itch and go red. Any ideas?

Red, itchy feet: Burning, itching, redness and small blister - like bumps on the outside arches can be a sign of tinea pedis, or athlete's foot. This is kne of the most common complaints. There are a variety of excellent treatments to heal your feet that your doctor can help you with. ...Read more

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My feet burn all the time. And it feels like big knot's on bottom. Of them. And blisters on the inside of them. Its been going on for about 3 years.?

My feet burn all the time. And it feels like big knot's on bottom. Of them. And blisters on the inside of them. Its been going on for about 3 years.?

Fungus or eczema: Burning is a hallmark symptom of athlete's foot (tinea pedis), which can cause "knots" and blisters; but there is a type of eczema called dyshidrosis that can do the same thing. You could also be allergic to some component of your shoes, and there are other possibilities. You really need to see a dermatologist and sort this out - 3 years is long enough to tolerate burning blistering feet. ...Read more

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My feet have been tingling and burning for 5 months. Been tested for most everything. Today test bun 34 creatintine 1.62. Could that make my feet burn?

Neuropathy: The symptoms you have in your feet may be described as neuropathy. The abnormal labs you have indicate that there is some impairment at the kidney level. Diseases of the vascular system as well as diabetes may lead to these combinations of problems. In diabetes, the symptoms may become evident before the disease is clinically manifest. I would monitor your blood sugar and be very proactive. ...Read more

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I have type 2 diabetes and when I jump my feet burn so bad why is this.

I have type 2 diabetes and when I jump my feet burn so bad why is this.

Possible neuropathy: Neuropathy can happen as a result of trauma, or nerve damage due to the consumption of alcohol or certain medications. Symptoms can range from a numbness and tingling sensation, possibly a burning sensation, to an uncomfortable painful sensation of the extremities. Get evaluated by a professional to determine the exact cause in order to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Why do my feet burn when I put them in bath water and the water isn't hot to the rest of my body?

Why do my feet burn when I put them in bath water and the water isn't hot to the rest of my body?

Burning Feet: Burning feet can occur simply because your feet are tired. Athlete's foot can cause burning feet. Burning feet can also be a symptom of nerve damage (peripheral neuropathy), perhaps due to diabetes, exposure to certain toxins, chronic alcohol use, certain b vitamin deficiencies or hiv. See your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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My feet burn off and on for 2 months now and my left big toe has been numb long what can cause this?

My feet burn off and on for 2 months now and my left big toe has been numb long what can cause this?

Many reasons: Bilateral nerve pinching at ankle (tarsal tunnel syndrome), plantar fasciitis, polyneuropathy such as diabetes, small fibre neuropathy perhaps. Visit a podiatrist or an orthopedic foot specialist and get evaluated. ...Read more

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What can I do for diabetic neuropathy? My feet burn all the time and losing some feeling in my feet.

What can I do for diabetic neuropathy? My feet burn all the time and losing some feeling in my feet.

Many things: Diabetic neuropathy can be awful to endure. First it's crucial to control your diabetes as well as possible. Many nutrients and supplements can help including benfotiamine & alpha lipoic acid- see www. Drwhitaker. Com/treatment-for-diabetic-neuropathy
Frequency specific microcurrent may help-see frequencyspecific. Com
Also consider acupuncture and homeopathy.
See www. Tinyurl. Com/nhza6vd re: diabetes ...Read more

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I've been suffering with burning feet and my legs for years. I can't put my feet or legs together without a pillow separating them..

I've been suffering with burning feet and my legs for years. I can't put my feet or legs together without a pillow separating them..

Neuropathy?: Wonder if you have a peripheral neuropathy. At your young age diabetes, B12 deficiency and alcohol use are common considerations. You should be evaluated by your doc. ...Read more

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My feet burn/start to go numb when I stretch my calves/hamstrings. Very painful, can't stretch far. What would cause this & what can I do to fix this?

My feet burn/start to go numb when I stretch my calves/hamstrings. Very painful, can't stretch far. What would cause this & what can I do to fix this?

Nerve pain: It culd be that your stretching is irritating a nerve.
You should see a physical therapest to evaluate you and counsel you in proper stretching. ...Read more

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Can you have neuropathy in your feet if you don't have diabetes? My feet burn and hurt and sometimes get bright red. Feel in fingers sometimes.

Can you have neuropathy in your feet if you don't have diabetes? My feet burn and hurt and sometimes get bright red. Feel in fingers sometimes.

Neuropathy: Yes. Neuropathy can stem from other sources besides diabetes. To name a few vitamin deficiencies (Vit B12 & Folate), medications (ex cholesterol meds), hypothyroidism, alcoholism, chemo or radiation tx, peripheral vascular disease, etc.. Your provider will be able to check your B12, folate (folic acid) & TSH levels. May be a straightforward reduction or resolution of symptoms. ...Read more

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I have pale looking lips and dry throat, my feet burn almost every time I rest them but when I walk they hurt, and I feel numb in my legs too, cause?

I have pale looking lips and dry throat, my feet burn almost every time I rest them but when I walk they hurt, and I feel numb in my legs too, cause?

See your doctor: You need to be evaluated. You may have a host of issues to be sorted out. Anemia, neuropathy, etc.
We sometimes find that deficiencies in some vitamins can be associated with these symptoms. Go see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I have burning in the balls of my feet. How to treat this?

I have burning in the balls of my feet. How to treat this?

See a Podiatrist: Try using an ice pack under the ball of the foot, a loose fitting shoe and aleve (naproxen). ...Read more

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The balls of my feet and the pads of my toes burn sometimes could you tell me why or what I can do to help this?

Some thots: You could be developing tarsal tunnel syndrome, but perhaps, a peripheral neuropathy of an alternative nature is presenting. Persistent burning may well be a sign of small fibre neuropathy. You can get this evaluated at office of podiatrist, but a neurologist might also be useful. ...Read more

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My hands r swollan, burning in my arm muscle, knees hurt and pain in the balls of my feet. What can I do to stop the swelling and pain? See dr may 1

My hands r swollan, burning in my arm muscle, knees hurt and pain in the balls of my feet. What can I do to stop the swelling and pain? See dr may 1

Call your doctor: Call your doctor to see if you can be seen sooner to better determine what is occurring in order to better treat it. ...Read more

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How do I treat my burning feet?

How do I treat my burning feet?

Find cause: You need to address this problem with your family dr. Neuropathy has many causes. ...Read more