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For the study, the researchers used an electrical neurostimulator to induce muscle cramps in the feet of 37 healthy people.
3) Although most muscle cramps are harmless, some may be related to an underlying medical condition, such as inadequate blood supply and narrowing of the arteries that deliver blood to your legs and can produce cramp-like pain in your legs and feet while you're exercising.
Muscle cramps begin with fasciculations or muscle twitches and are felt to be related to nerve conduction rather than the muscles themselves (Holley, 2011).
Assessment: symptomatic treatment for muscle cramps (an evidence-based review): report of the Therapeutics and Technology Assessment Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology (Neurology 2010;74:691-6).
And there are other reasons for having low sodium levels in the bloodstream--a condition called hyponatremia, which can cause nausea, fatigue, and muscle cramps.
Body fluid lost as sweat can be replaced by water, but sports drinks also replenish electrolytes like sodium and potassium--which are important for preventing muscle cramps," says Ashley Doyle-Lucas, a nutritionist who works with dancers.
Symptoms of heat exhaustion include: nausea, vomiting, fatigue, weakness, headache, muscle cramps and aches, and dizziness.
THERE are reports that long term use of creatine can lead to kidney problems, hypertension, stomach cramps, and muscle cramps, but research on the matter is still inconclusive.
FROM THE 18 MILLION SENIORS WHO SUFFER WITH DAILY MUSCLE CRAMPS to the estimated 30 million weekend warriors, aches and pains are a part of life.
Although mild side effects such as muscle cramps or headache can occur in some cases, WHO has said that the vaccine is safe.
The second section addresses common complaints such as muscle cramps, and provides guidance on how to address to needs of athletes who are vegetarians, diabetic, hypoglycemic, allergic, and those who must fast for religious reasons.
But Kadeer's effort - he had to bat with a runner after suffering muscle cramps - proved in vain as Gloucestershire failed to beat Hampshire.