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Why do my hands, feet, nose always cold?

Why do my hands, feet, nose always cold?

The blood supply...: To surface area in these areas are low and exposure is high therefore they lose heat more readily. The ears are usually include in this group. ...Read more

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Why are my nose, hands, and feet always cold even in the summer?

Why are my nose, hands, and feet always cold even in the summer?

Normal: We loose heat through our extremities (hands, and feet) and our ears and nose. That is why in winter time you have to keep these parts more covered than the rest. ...Read more

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Why do my hands, feet and nose get so cold after exercising?

Why do my hands, feet and nose get so cold after exercising?

Normal response: Your body shunts blood away from places that can tolerate less so it can shunt tho majority to the large muscles doing all the work of running. ...Read more

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Why are my hands & feet always cold? What is remedy?

Why are my hands & feet always cold? What is remedy?

Do they feel cold?: There are a variety of causes of cold hands and feet including vascular and metabolic which are my top two. Do they feel cold? Do they change colors? Howq do you warm then up? We woud look first at vascular causes and see how the circulation responds. Also a look at the thyroid function? ...Read more

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Why are my hands & feet always cold? What is remedy?

Why are my hands & feet always cold? What is remedy?

They change color?: Do they change color? Are they cold to touch? The remedy is the correct diagnosis. If you smoke - stop. Dress warmly as central warmth can help improve extremity warmth. When you are evaluated you will be checked for systemic problems like thyroid disease, poor vascular function. Once you are tested including an examination, lab and imaging then a clear diagnosis can help this. ...Read more

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What could be the reason why my hands and feet are always cold?

What could be the reason why my hands and feet are always cold?

Cold feet: Circulatory problems are the most common culprit for cold feet. Blood must travel a long way to get from the heart to your feet, and there could be many factors causing it arrive more slowly (or with less volume). If you are a smoker, this is one of the largest factors. It could also be caused from the way you are sitting if it is for a prolonged period of time. Or just wear thicker socks. ...Read more

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Why are my hands and feet always cold?

Why are my hands and feet always cold?

See your doctor: You may have hyperthyroidism, anemia, or several other causes for these symptoms.
Get a complete evaluation, including specialty consult if necessary. ...Read more

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My hands and feet are always cold, could this be raynaud's?

My hands and feet are always cold, could this be raynaud's?

Yes, or other causes: Cold hands and feet can be due to hormonal imbalances, auto-immune disorders, circulation problems, etc... Raynaud's phenomenon is a symptom caused by constriction of small blood vessels, usually in the fingers and toes, leading to a lack of nutrients and oxygen going to the fingers and toes. A primary care doctor, endocrinologist, or rheumatologist can evaluate and start treatment as needed. ...Read more

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My hands and feet are always cold. I go to the gym 2-3x a week. I eat fine. No health issues. I am a 20 yr old guy. What is this? How do I help it?

My hands and feet are always cold. I go to the gym 2-3x a week. I eat fine. No health issues. I am a 20 yr old guy. What is this? How do I help it?

Cold extremities: In a healthy, active young individual, cold hands and feet are just cold hands and feet and NOT a sign of underlying disease. If there is no numbness, tingling, pain and color change, and there is no substance use or medication use, probably OK. Blood pressure medications or fish oil supplements can be used with physician supervision, but may not be necessary. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why are my feet and hands always cold? No thyroid issue.

Cold: Cold hands and feet may mean a problem with blood flow - uncommon at your age, but needs the attention of your doctor. ...Read more

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Why are my hands and feet mostly always cold?

Why are my hands and feet mostly always cold?

You may have: A condition called raynaud's. This is a vasospasm of the small blood vessels and can occur in extremities. ...Read more

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What can I do if my hands and feet are always cold?

What can I do if my hands and feet are always cold?

Raynaud's?: You can take Niacin no flush capsules.

See if nicotine or caffeine productives may be causing this problem.

Most important to determine any underlying organic causes such as vasospastic disorders or liver disorders, etc. ...Read more

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19yr male. What could be the reason why my hands and feet are always cold?

19yr male. What could be the reason why my hands and feet are always cold?

Cold feet: Circulatory problems are the most common culprit for cold feet. Blood must travel a long way to get from the heart to your feet, and there could be many factors causing it arrive more slowly (or with less volume). If you are a smoker, this is one of the largest factors. It could also be caused from the way you are sitting if it is for a prolonged period of time. Or just wear thicker socks. ...Read more

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My feet and my hands are always cold what should I do to make them warm!!!!!!!! : (?

My feet and my hands are always cold what should I do to make them warm!!!!!!!! : (?

Cold hands: Could be a spasm of the arteries and veins - Raynaud's phenomenon. Need to get the blood circulating in your hands. Jumping jacks, wrist flexion and extension exercises. Sometimes this can be brought in by cold weather, so gloves may help. ...Read more

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My hands and feet are always cold as far as I can remember is this some type of health problem?

My hands and feet are always cold as far as I can remember is this some type of health problem?

Possibly: Frequently this is a circulation problem. Your hands and feet are the extremeties located the greatest distance from the heart. As we age we can suffer reduced circulation. See your family md and / or a vascular specialist for an evaluation. You should get this checked and treated. You should enjoy a better life of warmth. ...Read more

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My hands/feet are always cold. My feet also tingle. I also get cold when everyone else isn't, they may even be hot and I'm freezing. Is this normal?

My hands/feet are always cold. My feet also tingle. I also get cold when everyone else isn't, they may even be hot and I'm freezing. Is this normal?

No: Is not normal. You should be checked to rule out raynaud's syndrome, anemia, hypothyroidism, and other conditions as listed in the article that I am referencing below. Best wishes.
www. Emedicinehealth. Com/cold_hands_and_feet/page2_em. Htm
cold hands ; feet causes. .. William c. Shiel jr., md, facp, facr. ...Read more

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19yr athletic male: why are my hands and feet always cold?

19yr athletic male: why are my hands and feet always cold?

Possibly Rainauds: Hi u may have what is called raynauds which is affected by cold weather and is common in young people could also be some vasospastic disorder would see a neurologist or ur primary first. ...Read more

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What could be reason that my hands are and feet always cold?

What could be reason that my hands are and feet always cold?

Nerve or blood flow: If actually cold, could be a vascular disorder such as raynauds disease. If feel cold but skin is actually warm to touch, it could be peripheral neuropathy. See your physician. ...Read more

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Why are my hands and feet always cold along with mottled skin?

Why are my hands and feet always cold along with mottled skin?

Raynauds: What you are describing pending no other candor ions such as anemia or hypothyroidism among others could be raynaud's disease. Keep your hands and feet warm and it may help. ...Read more

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Could cold hands and feet and even nose be the signs of anxiety?

Could cold hands and feet and even nose be the signs of anxiety?

Yes it can: Anxiety could be accompanied by autonomic features. When in danger, the body floods the system with adrenaline (sns), the hormone of strenuous action and “flight or fight”. These reactions are involuntary and can be responsible for strange physiological symptoms. From cold nose, heart palpitation or even encopresis. ...Read more

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Hands and feet are always cold, nails turning a purplish color, what's wrong?

Hands and feet are always cold, nails turning a purplish color, what's wrong?

Probably nothing: There are many causes of cold extremities. You are too young for severe peripheral vascular disease. There are other conditions - reynauds - that can cause transient vascular spasm. Of course the other issue is that you live up north.
If it is very bothersome I would suggest you check it out by your primary doc - if all ok - u will have to live with it, or consider moving south. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your hands feet are always cold?

What does it mean when your hands feet are always cold?

Can be circulation.: This can be due to circulation difficulty, or it might be a symptom of hypothyroidism or vasculitis. There are vasospastic disorders, like raynaud's phenominon, that are triggered by cold exposure, with blanching, cyanosis, and redness, so the extremities must be kept warm. It would be a good idea to keep your feet warm anyway. It would be wise at this point to see your doctor and get tested. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your hands and feet are always cold?

What does it mean when your hands and feet are always cold?

Normal or abnormal!: The body maintains temperature by limiting blood flow to skin of the extremities to avoid heat loss. When this reflex is exaggerated, cold hands and cold feet may occur in otherwise healthy person. Medication such as beta blockers can also cause cold hands and cold feet. Poor circulation, as can occur with congestive heart failure can also cause cold hands and cold feet. ...Read more

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My question is, why my hands and feet are always cold specially when is winter time?

My question is, why my hands and feet are always cold specially when is winter time?

Probably, you have -: Raynaud's disease or raynaud's phenomenon. Some people, otherwise normal, can also have it. Some smokers have such a problem.
A rheumatologist will be one to DX the raynaud's disease, and treat it. Do your finger tips turn blue as well?
In most cases, its just simply due to the cold when blood vessels in the skin constrict to keep the body's temperature stable. ...Read more

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My feet and hands are always cold especially on my right side, what's the cause and the cure please?

My feet and hands are always cold especially on my right side, what's the cause and the cure please?

Cold hands and feet: Most often these occur because of over-reactivity of the blood vessels in your hands and feet. Much less often, it is seen in people with serious blockages in their feet due to peripheral vascular disease. If the limbs warm up after being covered, it is probably benign. The usual solution is to wear warm gloves and socks, and avoid exposure to cold. ...Read more

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Hand and feet always cold, do I have raynaud syndrome?

Hand and feet always cold, do I have raynaud syndrome?

Cold not = to blue: Raynaud's is characterized by color changes due to spasm of the blood vessels. Blanching is usually the first change, followed by cyanosis (blue), and then red when the spasm relaxes, and then back to normal skin color. Not everyone with raynauds has all three color changes. If your hands are not turning blue, I think it is very unlikely that you have raynauds. ...Read more