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? Thyroid. Cold sensitivity, cold toes, fingers, joint(?)aches, dry skin, brittle nails hair, sore muscles, stiff body. diangosis w/ hypothyroidism 1990 & on .125 mcg meds. Normal TSH & t4. Problems now? What

? Thyroid. Cold sensitivity, cold toes, fingers, joint(?)aches, dry skin, brittle nails hair, sore muscles, stiff body. diangosis w/ hypothyroidism 1990 & on .125 mcg meds. Normal TSH & t4. Problems now? What

Thyroid "normal": As you obviously know all your symptoms fit into hypothyroidism. What you may not know is that the so called normal range thyroid levels is rather broad. You may very well still be hypothyroid. I would suggest seeing an endocrinologist who may be more liberal in your lab readings. ...Read more

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Cold Sensitivity (Definition)

Cold sensitivity is where a person is overly affected by cold weather or cold rooms. They feel colder than the ...Read more


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Why do I feel hot cold sensitivity on my root canal?

Why do I feel hot cold sensitivity on my root canal?

A different tooth: A tooth that has had a root canal can fail but the symptoms will be pressure or throbbing. If you are having hot and cold sensitivity it is most likely a different tooth. ...Read more

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Cold sensitivity in tooth all of a sudden. No insurance. Can it wait?

Cold sensitivity in tooth all of a sudden. No insurance. Can it wait?

Probably Not: With or without insurance, you should have that checked if it doesn't go away within a week or two. Most causes of sudden sensitivity are easy and affordable to fix when caught early. If you wait for it to get worse, it will just get more involved and more costly. Even if you get insurance later, your co-pay will likely be more than just fixing it now and paying for it yourself. ...Read more

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What can I do for cold sensitivity in tooth that popped up all of a sudden?

What can I do for cold sensitivity in tooth that popped up all of a sudden?

Two things: Avoid cold foods and liquids and see a dentist asap to determine what, if anything, is wrong. ...Read more

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How long does hot and cold sensitivity last after a filling? I had my first filling last week, and it's really been annoying how sensitive it is. Will this last as long as the filling is there or will i get used to it? .

How long does hot and cold sensitivity last after a filling? I had my first filling last week, and it's really been annoying how sensitive it is. Will this last as long as the filling is there or will i get used to it?


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3-4 weeks: A tooth may be sensitive to temperature after the routine dental treatment (filling). Most likely the reason is extensive decay in a proximity to the nerve area. Usually, the sensitivity resolves on its own within a few weeks. Rec: see your dentist if the sensitivity does not subside within a few weeks, or if your get spontaneous toothache. ...Read more

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Why might I have cold sensitivity in my teeth?

Why might I have cold sensitivity in my teeth?

Lots of reasons: Receding gums, clenching/grinding of the teeth, sinus irritation due to allergies or colds, recent dental work, failing fillings or crowns, and numerous other reasons exist as causes of sensitive teeth. To find out, go see your dentist and learn what can be done to treat your particular problem. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have cold sensitivity on a crown?

Is it possible to have cold sensitivity on a crown?

Several reasons: The most common problem is the crown is not integrated into the bite and requires adjustment. The second reason is that the procedure caused trauma to the central tissues, but this should regress with time using ibuprofen. The third reason could be that the tooth, which was probably badly damaged requiring a crown could have central tissue inflammation that may not improve and could worsen. ...Read more

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