If I make my foot fall asleep and let it stay asleep for a while can that be bad?

Answer Please disregard the previous posts, for the most part they are incorrect/uninformed.The tingling and eventual numbness you feel is due to lack of [enough] oxygen in the tissue. Your limb falls as... Read More »

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What Really Happens When a Part of Your Body Falls Asleep?

Oftentimes, after keeping pressure on a particular body part for an extended period, you may find that it's difficult to move the limb or that it feels tingly, as if it's on pins and needles. This ... Read More »

How to Get Rid of an 'Asleep' Foot?

Paresthesia, also known as an "asleep foot," or "that pins and needles" feeling, is pretty annoying, especially when you don't know how to get rid of it. Thankfully, there are some cures that have ... Read More »

Why is your 3-week-old boy straining and going bright red then howling and crying if he breast feeds hourly but falls asleep after 10 minutes?

Answer Not all babies can be breast fed and I know that many nurses that visit the new mother persist on breast feeding and can often make the new mother feel badly if she is not successful at it.... Read More »

Why does your foot fall asleep?

Many people say this is because you've cut off the blood supply to your foot, but your nerves are more to blame. Nerves are like tiny threads or wires that run through your whole body, and they car... Read More »