When people discuss parts of the body falling asleep, they are generally referring to tingling or numbness in those body parts. That tingling or numbness can be caused by a number of things, but is most commonly caused b... More »

The primary cause of hands falling asleep in the evening and while sleeping is a condition known as carpal tunnel syndrome, according to WebMD. People commonly feel tingling and numbness that travels from the hands to th... More »

Although symptoms of anxiety vary based on the type of anxiety disorder being experienced, anxiety usually manifests as feelings of fear, uneasiness or panic; problems falling asleep or staying asleep; sweaty hands and f... More »

The endocrine system creates and releases hormones that transport to various parts of the body to control the body's reactions to things like stress, pain, growth and nutrient intake. These hormones can be thought of as ... More »

Some examples of body parts that begin with the letter 'f' are face and fingers. Other examples are foot, fibula and femur. More »

Italian scientists have confirmed that the parts of the body that consist of cartilage continue to grow until the day of death. This includes one's nose and ears. Earlobes contain cartilage but also elongate due to gravi... More »

The anatomy of a female body represents the structure of the body and parts of a female. Some distinct features of the human female anatomy include fully developed mammary glands, ovaries, uterus, and broader and larger ... More »