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2 years ago I went swimming in too cold water and got a terrible body ache all over. Since then my back has hurt when I bend down. Is there a reason?

2 years ago I went swimming in too cold water and got a terrible body ache all over. Since then my back has hurt when I bend down. Is there a reason?

Not related 2 Ur--: --cold exposure 2 yrs ago. U need 2 discuss this with Ur parents, & if a really bad problem they make the decision as 2 who & when 2 C a MD 4 eval. ...Read more

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Body Aches (Definition)

Muscle pain is most frequently related to tension, overuse, or muscle injury from exercise or physically-demanding work. In these situations, the pain tends to involve specific muscles and starts during or just after the activity. It is usually obvious which activity is causing the pain. Muscle pain also can be a sign of conditions affecting your whole body, like some infections (including the flu) and disorders that affect connective tissues throughout the ...Read more


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Why does my body ache when I'm sick?

Why does my body ache when I'm sick?

Body response: Body aches are common when you are feeling sick. Fever can cause it, especially if there is shivering. Myalgia (sore muscles) can accompany many viral causes like flu. Best thing to do is make sure you drink plenty of liquids (water, juices). Stay away from beverages with caffeine. If symptoms persist longer than a few hours or a day, check with your doctor. ...Read more

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Why does my body ache constantly and I feel tired all the time?

Why does my body ache constantly and I feel tired all the time?

Exam first: First see your physician for an exam and any diagnostic testing that is necessary, i.e. Lab work. If clear source of body pain associated with fatigue is not found consider these possibilities: fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, stress, depression, sleep disorder. ...Read more

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Why does my body ache after drinking?

Why does my body ache after drinking?

Alcohol: Drinking liquor can lead to loss of balance and coordination, causing you to overwork your muscles, even in small amounts. This may result in muscle soreness the day after or even up to five days later. ...Read more

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Why does my body ache constantly and i feel tired all the time?

Fatigue: This must be very disturbing and places a stress on life. These symptoms are so non-specific that from what you describe would need more info and an exam and possibly labs. Go and see your family doctor and get this worked out. Hope you get better soon. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a fever, why does my body ache everywhere?

Let me explain: Fever is a sign of abnormal activity in the body(infection, flue, common cold). Body ache also a sign inflammations in your body. ...Read more

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Why does my body ache and have fatigue no fever?

Why does my body ache and have fatigue no fever?

Many causes: There are numerous causes for these symptom. Including fibromyalgia, a low thyroid and certain infections. ...Read more

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Please explain why does my body ache and have sore joints?

Could be due to a --: Number of possibilities, like: 1: a viral infection (eg, flu) causing your symptoms would be the commonest; 2: if you have done some unusual (for you) exercises/activities that your body is not used to; 3: generalized weakness, from whatever cause, like an illness, surgery, injury, etc. See you pcp to get examined/investigated. Good luck. ...Read more

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What would cause all over body aches for a long time?

Body aches: Need far more info to know what is going on. The discomfort can be muscular, neurological, due to a primary process affecting muscles, bones or joints, and may be overtly inflammatory or not. You need to make a list of all your symptoms, the time of onset and the history and relationships to other factors and see your family doctor for full evaluation. Good luck and hope you are better soon. ...Read more

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My body aches for days after working out, is this normal or am I over doing it?

Body aches workout: You may be over doing it.Slow down and gradually increase your work out and see if your aches go away.Otherwise check with your doctor. ...Read more

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