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Dr. Sheila Smith
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Cold Feet (Overview)

Cold feet = lowered temperature in feet which is often related to circulation problems.


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What causes cold feet?

What causes cold feet?

Cold feet: Very often it is caused by microvascular spasm. This is a condition called raynaud's disease when it exists alone or raynaud's phenomenon when it is caused by auto-immune conditions. It is caused by over-reactive adrenal glands and/or excitatory neurotransmitter dominance. ...Read more

Dr. Sheila Smith
172 doctors shared insights

Cold Feet (Overview)

Cold feet = lowered temperature in feet which is often related to circulation problems.


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What does it mean when you always have cold feet?

What does it mean when you always have cold feet?

Poor circulation: Cold feet are usually caused by poor circulation. Either from organic disease or functional vasospasm, like raynaud's syndrome. Being your stated age, you most likely have a variant of the latter. To be safe, go to a podiatric physician or vascular surgeon and have an evaluation. ...Read more

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Treating a Cold (Checklist)

Consume foods and beverages that are high in Vitamin C
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Boost your immunity by taking a multivitamin in the proper dose
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Drink plenty of fluids
Daily
Get at least eight hours of sleep every night
Daily
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How to treat cold feet?

How to treat cold feet?

Wear socks.: Cold feet might be a sign of poor circulation. On the other hand some people just have cold feet/hands and that is normal for them. There is also a generally benign condition called raynauds which causes cold/numb toes. See a dr. If you have discoloration of toes, pain numbness etc. ...Read more

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I have leg tingling, pain, cold feet?

I have leg tingling, pain, cold feet?

See hour MD: These symptoms can be vascular or neurological. See your physician to digure out which and the best treatment. ...Read more

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Treating Swollen Feet or Ankles (Checklist)

Keep moving your body; avoid sitting or standing for long periods
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Don't wear tight garments
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Lose weight if needed
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Avoid standard diuretics as they won't solve the problem
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How can I prevent getting cold feet in the winter and summer?

How can I prevent getting cold feet in the winter and summer?

Warm footwear: Wear heavy socks! if you smoke stop! can be a sign of poor circulation. Check with your doctor. ...Read more

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What can I do if my whole body gets cold when my ears get cold, feet, hands etc what's this supposed to mean?

What can I do if my whole body gets cold when my ears get cold, feet, hands etc what's this supposed to mean?

Your body's response: This is merely my opinion! i believe that your body seems to have a thermostat that is most sensitive and responsive in the ears. Your body temperature is regulated by either opening or closing the circulation to your fingers and toes.(cooling your inner body temperature (core temperature) is always natures priority. This can be significant if your extremities are feeling pain or turning blue. ...Read more

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Treating Cold Sores (Checklist)

See a dentist for a prescription as soon as it tingles
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Ask your dentist to use a diode laser to help the cold sore heal faster
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Don't touch it, kiss someone, or share eating utensils
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I've been dating this girl for 6 mos but am starting to get cold feet, what should I do?

I've been dating this girl for 6 mos but am starting to get cold feet, what should I do?

Why?: There are many reasons for cold feet. Some people have a tendency to get cold feet when a relationship reaches a certain point (anxiety about being "trapped"...Or realizing that the other person isn't perfect ), in which case you should try to understand that and not assume she is the cause. Or there may be some specific cause (she is too quiet, or too loud, or?). Talk to her. ...Read more

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What causes cold feet?

Cold feet: Very often it is caused by microvascular spasm. This is a condition called raynaud's disease when it exists alone or raynaud's phenomenon when it is caused by auto-immune conditions. It is caused by over-reactive adrenal glands and/or excitatory neurotransmitter dominance. ...Read more

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How do you fix cold feet?

Before anything else: The cause of your cold feet must be diagnosed. There can be several reasons for cold feet including poor circulation, peripheral neuropathy, vasospastic disease, and even some arthritic conditions can do this. Start by going to your pmd who will make a recommendation for you to see an appropriate specialist. Once we have a diagnosis, then we can find a suitable treatment. ...Read more

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Explain the cause of cold feet?

Frequently: Poor circulation- see pcp- your pretty young for it1. ...Read more

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Suddenly I have cold feet, why?

Suddenly I have cold feet, why?

Circulation: Usually cold feet is caused by 1) cold weather, 2) poor circulation, 3) neuropathy (which is nerve disease), or disorders that cause the blood vessels to go into spasm like raynauds syndrome. See pcp. ...Read more

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What causes onset very cold feet?

Feel cold or touch?: If they always feel cold but are not cold when touching with your hand or someone elses then it is probably a form of neuropathy. If they are actually cold to touch of the hand then it may be a vascular related condition. Is there any skin color changes such as bluish or red? That is often associated with circulation. ...Read more

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Having cold feet is a sign of what?

Cold feet: As already stated there are any number of causes . Getting an evaluation is the first best thing to do that will get you the help you need . ...Read more

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Why do I always seem to have cold feet?

Cold Feet: It is common for some people to have cold feet. If your feet become excessively cold suddenly then you should consult with a physician to rule out vascular disease. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you always have cold feet?

Poor circulation: Cold feet are usually caused by poor circulation. Either from organic disease or functional vasospasm, like raynaud's syndrome. Being your stated age, you most likely have a variant of the latter. To be safe, go to a podiatric physician or vascular surgeon and have an evaluation. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Cold feet?

Cold feet: Cold feet = lowered temperature in feet which is often related to circulation problems. ...Read more

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I have cold feet. What could be the problem, what to do?

I have cold feet. What could be the problem, what to do?

Cold feet: This can be an indication of poor circulation . However , without a better history and an evaluation no treatment can be started or recommended . The first right thing to do is to see your podiatrist for that and development of a treatment plan . ...Read more

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I have cold feet even when is not cold what could it be?

See below.: May be due to neuropathy or possible a circulatory condition such as Raynauds. Are they actually cold to touch or do they just feel cold all the time but warm to touch. If the are warm to touch, then it is more likely due to neuropathy. See Podiatrist for evaluation and examination. ...Read more

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I very often have cold feet, even indoors. What can I do?

Cold feet: It is common for some people to have cold feet. If your feet become excessively cold suddenly then you should consult with a physician to rule out vascular disease. ...Read more

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What do you advise if I have cold feet. What could be the problem?

What do you advise if I have cold feet. What could be the problem?

Poor : Micro circulation or vasospasm of blood vessels as seen in raynaud's problems. ...Read more

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I very often have cold feet, even when indoors. What can I do about it?

I very often have cold feet, even when indoors. What can I do about it?

Cold feet: There are various reasons for cold feet you can try wearing warm wool socks while indoors, using a blanket to cover your le while sitting, try drinking a warm drink to warm yourself up as well. This cold be signs of vascular compromise, nerve disease, and other conditions that can alter your life. A full workup can help rule in and out certain medical conditions accurately. ...Read more

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I've started to wake up with cold feet which goes away after few hours or if i move around how come ! never had this before?

Cold feet: Recent cold feet is difficult to know. A 20yo usually is healthy. If you are sick or ill then this could be related to your sickness. Diabetes could be a cause or other illness. If you are experiencing only this may be will go away. Your cold feet can be related to an illness. ...Read more

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I was just wondering if someone could help layely been suffering from damp cold feet no matter what I do soon as i put shies on within minute its damp?

I was just wondering if someone could help layely been suffering from damp cold feet no matter what I do soon as i put shies on within minute its damp?

Hyperhydrosis: You are suffering from hyperhydrosis, a condition of excess sweating. This is not uncommon and can be easily treated by using common antiperspirant on your feet. The reason your feet feel cool is that the process of sweating lowers body temperature. ...Read more

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How to treat cold feet?

Wear socks.: Cold feet might be a sign of poor circulation. On the other hand some people just have cold feet/hands and that is normal for them. There is also a generally benign condition called raynauds which causes cold/numb toes. See a dr. If you have discoloration of toes, pain numbness etc. ...Read more

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What causes cold feet that wont warm up?

What causes cold feet that wont warm up?

Look to see : If the feet are actually cold just feeling cold. If they are really cold i would consider raynaud's or poor circulation. ...Read more