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Why does your foot falling asleep as we say, Hurt so bad?

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BUTTERFLY463

Asked by BUTTERFLY463 at 7:31 PM on Mar. 23, 2011 in Health

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  • the nerves get pinched off and then flood the area with sensation once the pressure is off
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 7:34 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • that is when the blood flow is interuppted and is letting you know ,hey let the foot breathe lol lol when you let the blood flow once more then the blood rushes to that area making it hurt till it is regular again
    freckles9399

    Answer by freckles9399 at 7:38 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • It can also mean you are low on potassium in the body, eat a banana or even better V-8 juice is higher in potassium that might help you. Good Luck.
    mlgrob57

    Answer by mlgrob57 at 11:58 AM on Mar. 24, 2011

  • It has somethin to do with your nerves become overactive just wiggle you foot and toes and massage it to wake up!
    bellaambru90

    Answer by bellaambru90 at 1:51 PM on Mar. 25, 2011

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