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I am running a subnormal of 94.4 to 96.1. None of the "professionals" that I am seeing seem too interested in what is happening. I feel run down and?

I am running a subnormal of 94.4 to 96.1.  None of the "professionals" that I am seeing seem too interested in what is happening.  I feel run down and?

Check ...Thyroid...: Female age not stated, says I am running a subnormal of 94.4 to 96.1. None of the professionals that I am seeing seem too interested in what is happening. I feel run down and? If indeed the subnormal temperature has been confirmed then one needs to see her PCP to check out her Thyroid Functions cos, severe Hypothyroid as,"feeling run down" might suggest, might need thyroid hormone supplementation ...Read more

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Is efgr accurate at all? My efgr is "borderline" at 90 but creatinine is totally normal at .7. Confused- wouldn't most my age be subnormal then?

Is efgr accurate at all? My efgr is "borderline" at 90 but creatinine is totally normal at .7. Confused- wouldn't most my age be subnormal then?

GFR: A creatinine of 0.7 is normal and the GFR is not borderline. Your GFR is normal. Suggest search CKD EPI calculator. Take care and have fun. ...Read more

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I have severe cold intolerance, subnormal temps, lost 50 pounds, have adrenal rushes at the slightest stressor, I have zero appetite, photosensitivity?

I have severe cold intolerance, subnormal temps, lost 50 pounds, have adrenal rushes at the slightest stressor, I have zero appetite, photosensitivity?

See your doctor: You need to see your doctor to have blood work to check for a thyroid disorder and then other tests if the thyroid function is normal. ...Read more

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What to do if your baby is running temperature?

What to do if your baby is running temperature?

Fever not all bad: You don't have to get rid of the fever. It is just a symptom. Increased body temperature actually helps your immune system fight infections — that's why your body creates one when you are sick. However, if in pain or uncomfortable because of his illness and you want to do some tylenol, (acetaminophen) there are suppositories you can use (they go in his butt). Ask pharmacist for them. ...Read more

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What is the lowest temperature a person can run outdoor?! Thank you

What is the lowest temperature a person can run outdoor?! Thank you

Check out these : Links. God bless u! http://cosmoquest.org/forum/archive/index.php/t-11131.html. http://wiki.answers.com/q/what_is_the_lowest_and_highest_temperatures_humans_can_survive_under.

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Why is it that you feel cold when you are running a high temperature?

Why is it that you feel cold when you are running a high temperature?

A process: Your body runs a fever to change its environment to help it ward off infection. To elevate the temperature, the body shivers and does others things to increase the heat internally. During this process, you will feel cold until the body reaches the effective temperature. ...Read more

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What do I do with a 5-month baby who's running a temperature of almost 101?

What do I do with a 5-month baby who's running a temperature of almost 101?

Fever is > 100.4.: Acetaminophen should be given to help with fever control. Ask your pediatrician for the right dosage, it's dependent on your child's weight and age. Your baby should be taken in to see his/her pediatrician asap, to rule out an infectious process. Most fevers are caused by viral infections, but infants less than 6 months of age with fever need to see their doctor! ...Read more

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I have been running a body temperature in the 97's. Is this something I should be concerned about?

I have been running a body temperature in the 97's. Is this something I should be concerned about?

Depends how: You are taking it. If this is true core temperature, it might be a bit low. If you are taking it oral or axillary, these determinations tend to be one degree lower than core temp. If you are doing ok otherwise, no real concern here. ...Read more

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My 6 months baby is running temperature or fever?

My 6 months baby is running temperature or fever?

Guidelines: Fever is very common in babies over 6 months old and not usually serious. However, if worried, always call the doctor! Guidelines suggest calling a doctor for babies older than 6 months if the temperature is 103 degrees f (39.4 degrees c) or greater and with symptoms (loss of appetite, cough, unusually fussy or sleepy, pulling on ear or other signs of ear pain, vomiting, diarrhea.). ...Read more

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Toddler sneezing constantly and running temperature?

URI: Sneezing usually related to allergen exposure or viral URI with irritation of nasal passage from mucus. Temperature means body fighting an infection — can have fever for viral upper respiratory infection ("cold") or if coughing, a bronchitis or pneumonia. Please see your pediatrician as needed. ...Read more

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My temperature has been running between 96.9 and 97.6 is this normal?

On the borderline: Here's a good article that explains possible reasons. You are right at the low end of normal, so don't worry. All is likely fine, but you might want to watch it and other signs of a problem. Hope all is good! http://www.Buzzle. Com/articles/low-body-temperature-causes. Html. ...Read more

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When should I take my child to the dr if she is running 100.6 temperature?

When should I take my child to the dr if she is running 100.6 temperature?

If under 8 weeks: Fever of 100.8 in the first 8 weeks should be evaluated immediately by a physician. After that point the need for evaluation is less and more dependent on other symptoms. Failure to wet diapers at least every 6 hours, lethergy, or an unwillingness to feed or play some would warrent a regular office visit. ...Read more

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13 month old has been sick for a few days, and is now running a temperature of 39.6. Should we go to emergency?

13 month old has been sick for a few days, and is now running a temperature of 39.6. Should we go to emergency?

High Temperature: Yes if you can not get to babies pediatrician than it will be ok to take the baby to emergency department
other option is to call your pediatrician. ...Read more

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For the last three or four nights been running a fever around 101.3 but during the day its normal temperature is this normal?

For the last three or four nights been running a fever around 101.3 but during the day its normal temperature is this normal?

Fever: It is not normal to have nightly fevers. Given your history of lung disease, skin infections, and bone grafting it is important to see your doctor right away to determine the source of your fever. ...Read more

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We have a 7 month old baby with temperature of 35. Is this too low? What should we do? 2 days ago he was running a high temperature of 38.4.

We have a 7 month old baby with temperature of 35. Is this too low? What should we do?

2 days ago he was running a high temperature of 38.4.

The answer to this: really depends on what he was ill with, how he is otherwise now, what medications if any have been given, and how the temperature was taken. Please resubmit with more information and please have him seen by his doctor. ...Read more

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Hello, I think I have gastro. I have been running to the bathroom quite a few times and have a bit of temperature. How can I improve it please?

Hello, I think I have gastro. I have been running to the bathroom quite a few times and have a bit of temperature. How can I improve it please?

Keep hydrated : If you are not actively vomiting it is important to stay hydrated. Boil some water, cool down, add 2 tablespoons sugar and half tablespoon salt to 1 liter and keep hydrating yourself. If fever and symptoms persist you should seek medical assistance ...Read more

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What can I do to help my 5 year old who has been coughing chronically for the past 4 days? Running a temperature (101.8 highest) over the past 2 days

What can I do to help my 5 year old who has been coughing chronically for the past 4 days?  Running a temperature (101.8 highest) over the past 2 days

See his doctor: Could have started as a viral upper respiratory tract infection, it is the season, but bacterial infection may have kicked in, can still be his sinuses, his middle ears or lower airways, medical evaluation will tell, meanwhile give him something for fever, avoid aspirin, saline nasal washes, enough fluids and rest till you see his doctor, wish you both wellness ...Read more

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66 years old, running temperature 101-102.5, and nauseous. Recommended treatment?

66 years old, running temperature 101-102.5, and nauseous. Recommended treatment?

Sure sounds like...: Sure sounds like evaluation is in order to identify pathology, and then target therapy. ...Read more

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I am running a slight temperature, (99.2), extreme headache, my body is shaking, and I've been blacking out... Any idea?

I am running a slight temperature, (99.2), extreme headache, my body is shaking, and I've been blacking out... Any idea?

Infection: Maybe you have the flu, you should get this checked out, especially since you are blacking out. You may need medication. ...Read more

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My 16 month son is teething and running 38.2 degree celcius. He has been sleeping for the last 2 hours. Is this temperature normal?

My 16 month son is teething and running 38.2 degree celcius. He has been sleeping for the last 2 hours. Is this temperature normal?

No: No elevated temperature is "normal." Suggest evaluation by your Pediatric Medical Specialist. Also recommend that all children have their 1st dental examination by their 1st birthday, preferably by a Pediatric Dental Specialist. ...Read more

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My temperature, taken over 10 times, runs approximately 97.6. If I were to run 99.2 would you deem this a fever for me.and, I emphasize me. Thank you!

My temperature, taken over 10 times, runs approximately 97.6. If I were to run 99.2 would you deem this a fever for me.and, I emphasize me. Thank you!

No fever: A fever is 100.4+
We do understand there's a range of normal, but there's also a range of fever.
What's also important is your symptoms, physical exam, and medical history pertaining to that problem. ...Read more

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My two year old son's temperature is running low, his forehead is at 97degrees. Should I be concerned?

My two year old son's temperature is running low, his forehead is at 97degrees. Should I be concerned?

Not at all: 97 is a normal temperature when taken on the forehead. Is there a reason you are checking his temperature? Does he have some other symptoms you are concerned about? Temperature is just one vital sign among many, so wondering if there is/are other signs that lead you to believe he is I'll in some way. Write back with any other questions or concerns. But NO WORRIES about his temperature. .... ...Read more

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My 14 month old son is running a low temperature, is notreally eating or drinking, but is acting normal. Could this just be teething?

My 14 month old son is running a low temperature, is notreally eating or drinking, but is acting normal. Could this just be teething?

Could be: Make sure temp is below 100.5 and that your child is hydrated. Kids dehydrate very fast, so would be good idea to have him checked by a pediatric dental specialist, now. ...Read more

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Hello Doc, I usually have fever at night running temperature 101 at night and become normal temperature in the morning. What should I do?

Hello Doc, I usually have fever at night running temperature 101 at night and become normal temperature in the morning. What should I do?

Persistent fever?: If you have documented fever of over 100 degrees on more than 3-5 days, you might have a serious illness which will require you to get a medical check up and your doctor will need to run some tests to make sure that you do not have Infection(common cause) or cancer(uncommon cause, only considered if fever has been going on for more than 2-3 weeks). ...Read more

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About a week or so before my period starts, during my period and sometimes a few days after,I run a temperature that ranges 99 – 100. Thoughts?

About a week or so before my period starts, during my period and sometimes a few days after,I run a temperature that ranges 99 – 100. Thoughts?

It's normal: This is a normal component of the menstrual cycle. The luteal phase, which is when ovulation occurs, is triggered by a surge in leutinizing hormone (LH) and estradiol. This occurs roughly 21 days into the cycle and ends with onset of menstrual bleeding. The temperature increase marks the start of this phase, and is the basis of the "rhythm method" of contraception. ...Read more