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Is there any significance in slight pins and needles in foot when walking?

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The Answer

If the pins and needles only occur when you are walking then this would point to an issue of pressure on your foot, this can be related to foot wear being too tight or pressing on a nerve group, or the way you walk.

If pins and needles are not related to walking and are persistent then other conditions may be considered, either related to circulation or the nervous system. If this does persist I suggest you see your GP for assessment of this. Hopefully this will answer your question.

Answered by Health at Hand nurses.


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