Thing that make you go Hmmm

Sunday, October 14, 2007

EDIT: I have an appointment with my Doctor for October 23

I woke up this morning and my legs were asleep to mid thigh. I wish I had known that before I threw myself out of bed, tried to stand and went face first into the wall. It's just not my favorite way to wake up!

FYI: my favorite way to wake up is about 1 pm, with coffee fresh,hot and waiting for me.

Unfortunately this is happening more and more often. Not just at night but during the day as well. In fact, right now as I am typing, I can feel my left hand starting to go numb. It's resting on the keyboardy thingy where you type, not still, 'cus DUH, I am typing, but still that light pressure is enough that is going numb.

I think the worst is at night when I lay in bed on my back. Every part of me that touches the bed, from the back of my head to the heels of my feet, goes numb in a matter of minutes. I turn over and the side I am laying on goes numb. Turn the other way, no surprises there, numb again.

I am beginning to think I have some sort of circulation problem.

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Blogger Sheila said...

ya think? Uhm, use your insurance and go to the doctor, maybe?

12:17 AM, October 15, 2007  
Blogger Mel said...

Thats how my Neuropathy started, get thee to a doctor!

3:26 AM, October 15, 2007  
Blogger Mr. Fabulous said...

Mel is right. You gotta get checked out.

After all, your head has been numb for years.

4:01 AM, October 15, 2007  
Anonymous Diana said...

Sounds like a compressed disc or a pinched nerve...could be, anyhow. That's what mine was when the same thing happened to me. And the thing is...nothing but good ole narcotics can help.

6:19 AM, October 15, 2007  
Blogger Not a Granny said...

Doctor. Now...make the appointment. Don't make me make it for you!

6:33 AM, October 15, 2007  
Blogger Finn said...

What everyone else said. So not good...

8:03 AM, October 15, 2007  
Blogger Annie Jones said...

I agree with the others.

You still here? What are you waiting for? Go!

8:41 AM, October 15, 2007  
Blogger Robin said...

I'm in the same boat, I have really bad circulation problems. Some nights my legs and arms get so bad it's nearly unbearable. I also find my feet and hands are cold when they shouldn't be.

9:17 AM, October 15, 2007  
Anonymous metalmom said...

What's Wrong With You???
You've got kids! Get to the doctor! Do you really have to wait until the 23rd??

9:19 AM, October 15, 2007  
Blogger Shelli said...

Oh, good. I was going to suggest an appointment with your doctor.

10:06 AM, October 15, 2007  
Blogger Avitable said...

Too much sex. Clearly.

10:15 AM, October 15, 2007  
Blogger Sheila said...

So, did you wait for everyone else to tell you to go to the doctor before you made the appointment? :P

11:25 AM, October 15, 2007  
Blogger Lynda said...

You didn't cut your face on the wall, did you, with your ablitity to get owies from things people don't get owies from?

1:14 PM, October 15, 2007  
Blogger Trisha said...

Lay off the dognuts and call me in the morning. Nuf said. :o)

No seriously...that doesn't sound good....tell the dr you need in faster. Damn Canadians!

5:34 PM, October 15, 2007  
Blogger Catch said...

Get to the Dr, Blue. Do not pass not collect 200 dollars...just get to the Doc.

6:17 PM, October 15, 2007  
Blogger Diane Mandy said...

That doesn't sound good. I'm glad your checking out.

7:56 PM, October 15, 2007  
Blogger Fantastagirl said...

Glad you have an appointment...

9:17 PM, October 15, 2007  
Anonymous fracas said...

I'm emailing you some info that might get you in sooner.

2:45 AM, October 16, 2007  
Blogger Marilyn said...

Hey... that's sooner than anybody would ever see me uner simalar circumstances... but still, it does sound really, really bad.

I hope you're okay,

9:28 AM, October 16, 2007  
Blogger Twisted Cinderella said...

Glad that you are going to see the doctor.

10:15 AM, October 16, 2007  
Blogger Elizabeth said...

Ya, it totally sounds like a circulation problem. Have you tried putting your feet up at night? I am told this help all the blood flow make it back to the right places. (Both of my parents are medical) They say you should try and put your feet up before you go to bed like just high enough to be above your heart to move everything back the right way.

2:45 PM, October 16, 2007  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

hope everything checks out to be ok...let me know how the apt. goes...

3:26 PM, October 16, 2007  

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