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Have a Question or two..... 50 yo man, Had a bad cold last

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Have a Question or two.....
50 yo man,
Had a bad cold last December, went away and got another back to back.
During that time got a good stinger to the elbow at work, developed into my left arm "only"
to feel asleep and num on the bottom half from the elbow and pinky finger and ring finger.
Thought it would go away, then my legs, from my hips to my knees "only" on the front side did the same thing. Not on the back of my legs. Then.... oh it get's better.... lollll
My feet feel as if they are asleep, my ears ring, my chest is heavy and when I caufe it's like electictiy going thou my body.....
What do you think?????
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 5 years ago.

Were you investigated for these symptoms?
Do you have bloating, gas, loss of appetite, heartburn, chest pain?
Any significant past medical illness?
Are you on any medications, herbs or supplements?

Dr. Arun
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
No meds, except I took "two" vicks Natue Fusion cold & flu pill during my cold and it did no good so I discontinued them.
I did look up my symptoms and feel it is fibormyalgla.
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 5 years ago.
Hello Todd,

Do you smoke or drink regularly?
Any significant family history?
Do you have fatigue, tiredness, muscle pain?
Are you over weight?