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Feel Hot But Low Temperature
I am pregnant, suffering from allergies plus a virus. Last couple of days I feel hot but my temperature is low-why is it low is it dangerous for baby?
Unlikely: Unless there's an element of hypothermia, wherein your ambient temperature is cold, it's not going to harm your baby. The best treatment for viral infection in pregnancy is lots of fluids and rest, rest, rest. Allergies, you can take otc allegra, Claritin (loratadine) or zyrtec if they are bothering you. But as far as the cold is considered, just dress warmly and get some rest so you can recover. ...Read more
Could my low ths levels cause my cold hands and feet and hot face sensations? Also an increase in average temperature?
My 2 y o sons temperature is fluctuatimg high to low 92-103 deg. He's sleepy won't eat his body is hot feet an hands are cold any idea what's going on?
How I can treat my following problems.. .....1. Permanent low body temperature 2. Cold legs and feet 3. Hot hands and face 4. Fatigue 5. Dry skin?
Protect: Avoid things that make you break out, soaps & wetness. Wash your hands only when necessary. Wear gloves when needed. Wear clothes made of cotton. Bathe only with a small amount of mild unscented soap, such as dove. Keep the water temperature cool or warm, not hot! Use the medicine your doctor gave you. Use a plain moisturizer daily. Avoid scratching or rubbing the itchy area. Manage stress. ...Read more
How Old? How Low?: Keep in mind that 98.6 is simply an average temperature. A lower temp may be normal for him. A child who is very ill can have a low temperature which is ominous for a serious infection, but I am speaking of a listless child generally so sick he'd be in an ICU somewhere. Also keep in mind that many thermometers measure temps " outside" of the body, so they will read lower than a rectal temp ...Read more
My baby isn't wetting her dippers and has a low temperature and isn't eating normal. Her temperature is 96.2 degrees?
No: Some people have a lowertrmperature whichis normalat 96or 97. ...Read more
Low Temp: This is generally not worrisome. For starters, most thermometers are not %100 accurate. Additionally, the most important factor is your child's appearance. A well-appearing child with a temp of 96 is just fine. An ill-appearing child with any temp needs to be examined by their doctor. ...Read more
See HA specialist: A migraine is not just simply a headache. Rather, it should be viewed as an attack that is accompanied by various neurological (low temperature) and non-neurological features as well as headache. See an orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation and management. ...Read more
Sensitive: Try avoiding extreme changes of temperatureGet a more detailed answer ›
LOW BODY TEMPERATURE: You did not say how low is your temp'even though 98.4 is cosidered normal bp. But some people have 1 to 1.5 degree lower than that as their normal temp and they feel fine without any symptoms and do not feel cold. Your body is used to this temp and you feel normal. ...Read more
Simple: Icecream, Coffee, milk will fit into your three stages........ ...Read more
If you run a low temperature in the morning, even when your normal temperature is 98.6, is anything wrong?
What is a normal temperature in a baby? Also, is there such thing as too low temperature and what should I do if that is the case?
Depends: Depends on which thermometer you use- temperatures taken under the arm or in the ear tend to be lower than rectal temperatured, a normal rectal temperature is 98.6 plus or minus 1 degree. (97.6-99.6) subtract another degree if taking it under the arm. If your baby's temp is low, be sure he or she is dressed warmly enough. ...Read more
I can't seem to regulate my body temperature. I get extremely hot then ice cold and it happens most at night. What would cause this is happen?
My husband his body can not regulate his temperature some times the body burning up and some times feeling very cold in the same day please why?
I have a constantly low temperature on waking & throughout the day. 35.9 c / 96.6 f on waking & 36.2 c / 97.1 f during the day. What could cause this?
Freezer door open?: If you are otherwise healthy and active, then you are the lower end of the "bell curve" that makes up the spectrum of "normal" temperature. Not everyone is 98.6f some run hot, others cold. If, on the other hand, you have low energy, hair consistency changes or loss, increased sleep, weight gain, muscle aches, then might need thyroid checked & should see your dr. ...Read more
Any infection: Some individuals do not mound a good immune response to infections so they do not get a rise in temperature. It is just as concerning to start getting a low temperature with chills. In the hospital nurses start warm IVs to return the temperature. As you die the temperature falls. See a doctor to get treatment before it becomes life threatening. ...Read more