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Remedies For Clammy Skin
Left an ice pack too long on my skin, now skin is ice burned. Skin went from cold/stiff, to red/slightly swollen skin. How do I remedy?
Urgent care or ER: If the area was white, cold and stiff or hard and if it then becomes red and swollen as it warms, you need to seek professional medical assistance. Usually the area will form blisters and permanent "bruising" or skin discoloration, which indicates long-term damage and possible destruction of blood vessels. Get it seen asap. Good luck! ...Read more
Depends: You may have fever and be infected or you may be having anxiety or a panic attack. If it happens often you may have an anxiety syndrome. It can happen after taking drugs and this may be your wake up call to stop doing drugs. Problems that include pain such as a broken bone, anemia from blood loss, or appendicitis can also cause it. /discuss this with your doctor you may need therapy. ...Read more
2 year old son sweats on his head easily a lot and skin is clammy but is healthy otherwise. What can cause this?
See cardiologist: Some children sweat more than others depending sweat glands number and activity but they are healthy .The child with breathing or heart problem also sweat lot or for other health reason .As your child is healthy ,to be at ease , get him checked by your doctor and cardiologist , if need get treated in time . ...Read more
?fungus: Fungal skin infections are common in this area, and can be easily treated. Get the site looked at and get properly diagnosed and treated. Good luck. ...Read more
I am having very severe migraines, sensitiveity to light, sounds, scents, even vomiting, clammy damp skin. Medicine isn't working. What should I do?
Botox: You may want to consider having your doctor/headache specialist see if Botox can be approved for your migraine headaches. If it works you could have significantly less migraines for at least 3-4 months at a time. Many times people's migraines are cut in half if not more. The use of your oral migraine prevention medications and abortives are much more helpful and reduce occurrences even better. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What causes someone to feel like they have a fever but the temp is normal and skin is clammy feeling? Have Sinus inf. wheezing and coughing
Part of it...: All those symptoms are associated with an apparent infection you are dealing with. You don't necessarily have to get a fever but just a sensation of malaise, chills and warmth even when temp. Is normal. If you have not been seen I suggest you do so in order to get diagnosed and treated. If already seen follow up recommendations, rest and drink plenty of fluids to avoid dehydration. ...Read more