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Body Temp Too Low
That's too low: Above 95 is rarely life-threatening, but if it persists you need to see a doctor. This seems like a big red light from your body to warn you about a danger. Please consider finding a therapist who might help you learn ways to avoid, reduce or manage stress and not deplete your energy. There may always be emergencies, but a life-style like that is not healthy. Best wishes - it can get better. ...Read more
Basal body temp: After ovulation, your core body temperature actually increases about a degree. This stays elevated and then comes back down during your period. This is one explanation. The other thing that might be going on is a version of hotflashes related to decreasing estrogen levels that occur during your period. ...Read more
95.3 temp. Cold shivers. When should I be worried. Low temp wise. Can low temp affect your heart. Brain. Other organs.
Temp: Not enough information to judge. If you are shivering, you definitely are abnormally cold. The cold can affect most organs. ...Read more
A temperature: Is a temperature, regardless of what you call it. How high is it? If it's over 100.4 it's probably abnormal; otherwise its normal. ...Read more
I'vebeen checking my body temp & have noticed this:when my diet is low in protein, my body temp is low.When high(er) in protein, body temp rises! why?
You should decide: Just as what's too much for one person may not be enough for someone else, what's low testosterone for someone may be fine for someone else. Dr. Patel is absolutely correct re an association btwn low t & mortality. There are at least 6 or more observational studies showing this. But we do not yet have any randomized controlled trials demonstrating that giving someone t decreases mortality. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Variety: Hypothermia or low body temperature can be caused by endocrine disorders, most commonly hypothyroid , infection or exposure to prolonged elements. The thyroid is responsible for our temperature regulation and our metabolism, among other things. Low circulating levels of the active compound can make us feel weak, cold, gain weight , etc. More commonly in elders they have hypothermia with infection. ...Read more
Ok: Although I am not a big fan of basal body temperature charts, you are using them, than typically, the temp drops prior to ovulation and than peaks approximately 36 hours later. Problem is that by the time you get to peak, the egg is no longer viable or fertilize-able; and many women do not get the initial drop prior to ovulation. Good luck. ...Read more
Depends on blood flo: Pressure is the moving force getting blood to a body part including the brain. What counts is not the pressure but the quality and quantity of the blood getting to the brain. Obviously some pressures are incompatible with adequate blood supply but the answer depends on other factors such as arterial blockage, chronic hypertension, coronary artery disease, aortic valve problems. ...Read more