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They can also experience pins and needles or a burning sensation.
Pins and Needles was the only hit ever produced by a labor union and the only time a group of unknown non-professionals brought a successfu musical to Broadway.
It will usually produce pins and needles and numbness of the thumb, index, middle and part of the ring finger, it can also produce weakness in the small muscles.
Mrs Sage, 43, from Bridgend, said, "I would never have dreamed that a case of pins and needles could have cause so much pain.
Patients receiving acupuncture also reported less pins and needles, numbness in the hands and feet, and other symptoms of peripheral neuropathy.
She had a touch of rheumatism or a trapped nerve, she said vaguely; her right arm felt numb and weak, "like pins and needles.
Jen and JuJu just had to wait for Chuck to get home from work while Weik's wife Beverly and granddaughter Tiffany stood there on pins and needles.
Natasha Holt looks at the likely causes Many of us suffer from numbness or that feeling of pins and needles at times, especially in our hands and feet, and as annoying as it can be, mostly it's nothing to worry about.