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I was reading an article on brain cancer when all of a sudden got cold/tingling sensation above ear near the temple. Could this be related to my anxie?

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Dr. Chan Hwang
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
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In brief: Yes

It is very common when reading or hearing about a worrisome problem for the deep part of your brain, called the limbic system, to respond with anxiety.
This can manifest as cold/tingling sensation. You can rest assured that this sensation is not likely due to a serious condition.

In brief: Yes

It is very common when reading or hearing about a worrisome problem for the deep part of your brain, called the limbic system, to respond with anxiety.
This can manifest as cold/tingling sensation. You can rest assured that this sensation is not likely due to a serious condition.
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