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Pronation, shock: Wooden clogs do not provide enough shock absorption. May think about dansko clogs made from rubber. Pronation due to lack of support in the clogs may cause jamming of the outer portion of your ankle causing pain and swelling. Try rubber clogs if you like clogs and if not better than seek help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Nerve compression: Must be a long church service! i wouldn't worry too much so long as he can "work it out" fairly quickly with walking around. If it persists, why don't you get him checked out by your doc? He can ask you some relevant questions, and examine him to make sure there's no medical reason for it. ...Read more
I fell on the wooden stairs and my back was the first to hit the stairs and the top of my back got hit really bad what could I do with not goin to dr.
Watch closely: First thing to do is to check that you are moving everything well and there is not paralysis or numbness. Given that you are using the computer, it seems that you are doing that. Check if there are breaks or lacerations in the skin. If there are you should go to the er to have them checked and get a tetanus shot.If the pain is intolerable, go to the er to check for fractures. Ice can help initially. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I bumped my head from hitting it on a wooden shelf. What do I need to do to get the swelling to go down?
My 18 mos old fell backwards onto a wooden bed rail and got a bump on the lower backpart of his head,should it be xrayed
Probably not.: Head injuries are worrying if there is loss of consciousness, vomiting, fluid coming from the ears or nose, change in behavior, unequal pupil size, weakness in any muscle of face or body. If none of these are present, and your kid is acting fine, keep a careful watch. For 24 hours, check every 2 hrs for alertness, pupil size and normal movement in face, limbs. (wake him up through night to check.) ...Read more
Help! i'm extremely worried about my 6 mth baby who hit the back of her head on my wooden dresser! she fell off my bed which is about 2or 3 ft high?
M59, five days back my head bumped into wooden top of the door. since yesterday feeling mild pain and heaviness in the head. no other problem. advise?
No: VERY UNLIKELY! Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more