A 24-year-old member asked:
can stress cause a person to develop or become more vulnerable to developing raynaud's disease?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Robert Kwok answered
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Emotional stress can trigger the symptoms in raynaud's disease. Smoking (nicotine) can constrict blood vessels. Caffeine can also worsen raynaud's symptoms.
Answered on Dec 11, 2014
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