Her legs were so numb that she staggered and grabbed the stirrup.
Her clothes were soaking wet and her backside was numb with cold.
He wasn't trying to numb the pain.
Gabriel stood for a long moment, numb, and then flung a knife into the forest with a roar.
By the time he set her down safe and dry on the other side, her hands were going numb and her shoulders were aching.
Yesterday he had been numb with shock, but today his mind had been painfully active.
His arms felt numb, his legs almost gave way, it seemed to him that he was tired out.
You gave me hope when I was numb to the world.
Taran held onto the boy, numb and terrified, as they rode long and hard, away from the beach, away from his slain father.
When the ache had left her legs numb, and her breath was no longer coming in gasps, they started out again - across sand dunes - up and down.
Deidre went obediently with her towards the fortress, numb and nauseous.
Then, make them all soak their fingers in ice water so they are numb and work even slower, creating another thirty jobs for cold-fingered, blindfolded cotton seed removers.
I couldn't hold them in, my hands grew numb in the sharp frost so that I threw down the reins--'Catch hold yourself, your excellency!' says I, and I just tumbled on the bottom of the sleigh and sprawled there.
She was clutching Dean's arm with both hands so tightly he was numb to his fingertips.
Maybe in a few thousand years, after he'd killed every Other and Watcher he could get his hands on and found some way to numb his pain.
Otherwise, you go numb and spend your eternity that way.
She'd kill as many punching bags as she could, until she was numb to the world again.
Even when she was angry with him and numb with shock, she didn't consider asking for a divorce.
Her left hand was numb from the drugs, her right hand trembling as she pushed the buttons.
She took enough pain meds to numb a horse, but her arm still hurt, and her head was woolly from the drugs.
If the flow of arterial blood only is arrested, the part depending upon it for nutrition becomes numb, cold and shrivelled, and the form of mortification known as dry gangrene occurs.
Dean remained in his cramped position, his injured leg going numb, as daylight sank into evening.
He didn't numb the pain this time, and it drove her mad with need.
She was numb to most of the world, and the colors of the worlds were muted.
They've got a plate on the sole so your feet don't get numb and they hold on to the pedal better.
numb with cold.
numb with anesthetic.
The muscles in her legs felt numb.
Some people feel great heaviness coming over their bodies, others feel very light or numb.
inject a local anesthetic to numb the area where the line is to be inserted.
She answered it with numb fingers.
I just stood there for a minute, completely numb.
numb nut, I'm trying to give a talk here.
Just touching a cold milk bottle without using protective gloves can cause the fingers to go numb.
Synopsis Andrew Largeman leads a numb and highly medicated existance.
There may also be a feeling of being distant from loved ones or a feeling of being emotionally numb.
Then we had to add a little bit, because Roger wanted to do the line, " I have become comfortably numb " .
He seemed a bit moody and we were all totally numb as we had been standing in the freezing cold for hours!
numb fingers took us three pitches up the tower then we cut left across the couloir for a couple of long pitches.
There are five main problems with this chair: I get a numb bum.
caudal epidural injection can be done first helping to numb the area.
numb the pain of daily living.
numb with shock I began to wonder what could be wrong.
numb sensation in their hands and feet.
numb patch deep inside of me.
numb feeling ever go away.
Your leg may still feel numb for 24 hours.
My hands went numb with cold in a matter of seconds.
protective gloves can cause the fingers to go numb.
The word is used in the Bible (Numb.
Physicians may also choose to burn the wart with liquid nitrogen or numb the skin and then scrape off the wart.
Once frostbite sets in, the affected part begins to feel cold and, usually, numb.
If a child's clothing has been wet for a long period of time or the child has been exposed to freezing temperatures, shows skin discoloration, and complains of feeling numb, the child should be seen by a doctor.
The patient may report feeling numb or a tingling sensation.
The skin may also peel, appear white or charred, and feel numb.
The wound or ulcer is slow to heal and may be numb or insensitive when touched.
These injections numb the vagina and perineum.
Perineal blocks are injections around the vaginal opening and numb the perineum.
Once numb, mothers cannot get into positions that facilitate the downard movement of the baby.
In most cases, you will receive anesthesia for the procedure that will numb only the lower part of your body so you will feel nothing, which will allow you to be awake to see the baby being born.
Because diabetes can also affect eyesight and the ability to feel pain, the feet may grow numb and a diabetic patient may not realize the amount of damage occurring in the foot region.
It's also good to be aware that your fingers may become numb.
Symptoms include fatigue, disorientation, numb hands and feet, shortness of breath, and stomach problems.
That tingling, sometimes numb feeling that carpal tunnel sufferers experience can morph into extreme pain.
Either ice packs and a freezing spray, or an injectible anesthetic like lidocaine, is used to numb the skin.
Apply ice to the skin in 20 minute increments to reduce swelling and numb pain.
Once the area is numb, the doctor slices the skin tag away and stops the blood flow to the tag.
Clean the area first, and then apply a light coating of lidocaine to numb the surface of the skin.
Anesthetic topical ointments containing benzocaine will help numb the pain temporarily.
She forced herself to withdraw from the surreal world and let herself go numb.
I tried to get over you and I succeeded to the point of being numb.
At the period of the Israelite conquest the portion of Gilead northward of the Jabbok (Zerka) belonged to the dominions of Og, king of Bashan, while the southern half was ruled by Sihon, king of the Amorites, having been at an earlier date wrested from Moab (Numb.
It formed part of the food of the Israelites in Egypt (Numb.
As covenants were ordinarily made over a sacrificial meal, in which salt was a necessary element, the expression " a covenant of salt " (Numb.
On the contrary, the fact that he starts from an actual knowledge of the earthly life of Jesus, Numb.
The only other provision about fasting in the Pentateuch is of a regulative nature, Numb.
Her numb body was beginning to tingle and her strength was returning.
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An epidural will numb you from your waist down, while a spinal anaesthesia provides further numbing.
The experience of PTSD takes a toll on sufferers and many of them become emotionally numb.
You might feel like you have greater physical strength, endurance, or find yourself trembling, nail biting, or numb from pain.
This anxiety makes them emotionally numb and cutting helps them to feel something, even if it is pain.
In many cases, people suffering from depression use alcohol as a way to numb their feelings.
Numb pain: Some college students have trouble adjusting to a new living situation or have other issues that can lead them to drinking to help forget what is truly bothering them.
Some want to numb pain from traumatic experiences.
People who drink are often depressed and seek an outlet to numb those negative feelings, but it backfires.
Do not shake or bang your hands on things in order to wake them up if you wake up with numb fingers or tingling.
Sleeping awkwardly or bending your hands awkwardly can have an impact on the nerve and create the numb sensation.
Clove oil (Syzygium aromaticum) may be rubbed on sensitive gums to numb them or added to a small cotton pellet that is then placed into or over a hole in the tooth.
If a woman is numb from an epidural, she cannot push effectively, and it is usually better to let the contractions work alone.
If the woman has not had an epidural or pudendal block, she will get a local anesthetic to numb the area for repair.
Her back is scrubbed with antiseptic, and a local anesthetic is injected in the skin to numb the site.
Local anesthesia-Pain-relieving medication used to numb an area while the patient remains awake.
Medicines that numb the mouth, like viscous lidocaine or topical anesthetics only last for a brief time and, by numbing the mouth, may cause your child to further injure damaged tissues without knowing it.
Stupor-A trance-like state that causes a person to appear numb to their environment.
The anesthesia is usually a regional anesthetic (epidural or spinal), which makes her numb from below her breasts to her toes.
One side of the face droops, feels stiff or numb.
Numb eyebrow area with ice if desired to minimize pain.
If mothers are numb, they may have difficulty pushing effectively.
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