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what causes cold hands?

A: cold weather , put a jumper or a coat on if your hands are cold it''s normaly a sign of a cold body!...


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what causes cold chills?

A: Assuming your discomfort is not due to an external factor such as the weather, many medical conditions have cold chills as a symptom. Cureresearch.com lists 91 of them.Common CauseUsually chills indicate a fever, defined as ''an increase in the body''s core temperature'' by MedlinePlus...


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cold weather does not lead to a cold... (looking for facts)?

A: colds are caused by viruses. and of course there is info. google it. instead of asking here for homework help which is what it sounds like you are doing. Essentially viruses cause colds but when your body temperature is not ideal, i.e. if it''s lower than 98.6, the ability to fight off illnesses decreases and the body will not be able to function as well. So coldness does become a factor in catching a cold. cold weather does not cause colds, it is a virus. HOWEVER prolonged exposure to cold can have a negative effect on your immune system and make it easier for you to catch a

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Why Do I Have Chest Pains When I Go Outside In cold weather?

A: When you step outside in cold weather, you automatically breathe in the cold and usually moist air. This cold air is painful when it enters your lungs, and the more cold air you breathe in, the more your lungs temporarily ''freeze''. It would feel like chest pain, when in truth, it is your lungs. Chest pains in cold weather would come from having respiratory problems. An illness such as emphysema, bronchitis or even congestive heart failure would limit chest expansion. The cold temperatures cause the tracheal and lung structures to narrow and that compression causes pain. some people love to enjoy the winter. But to...


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Why Do I Have Chest Pains When I Go Outside In cold weather?

A: When you step outside in cold weather, you automatically breathe in the cold and usually moist air. This cold air is painful when it enters your lungs, and the more cold air you breathe in, the more your lungs temporarily ''freeze''. It would feel like chest pain, when in truth, it is your lungs. Chest pains in cold weather would come from having respiratory problems. An illness such as emphysema, bronchitis or even congestive heart failure would limit chest expansion. The cold temperatures cause the tracheal and lung structures to narrow and that compression causes pain. Going out into the

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Why do so many people have flu or colds when the cold weather starts? what triggers the viruses in winter?

A: Heyahh I personally think it''s the cold weather lool Hope I Helped Goood Luck Merry Christmas =]=]=] It usually coincides with turning the central heating back on, or higher. It has been proved that we get a cold because of the constant change in room and body temperature, from hot to cold. The cooler weather weakens the immune system. It makes our blood thinner until we adapt to the winter weather. And, of course, colds and flus are very contagious and our immune system has a tough time dealing with that. Humans are more used to a normalcy in their temperatures. Going in and out from warm to cold and vise versa tends to make the body more vulnerable. Human contact...


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what causes pain in my joints and bones all over my body esp in damp weather?

A: Your arthritis is causing you pain. That happens to me, I''m young but have had a hip injury before and can feel pain in my joints when the weather changes. Like the other person said, it may be arthritis or could have to do with previous injuries if you''ve had any before. Maybe ask a doctor if it becomes a problem for you. make sure ur joints are warm cover up ur knees and arms. warmh helps ur tedons and ligamentscold causes them to tighten causing pain you can take supplement for it they are very good apparently. look up glucosimine on the net think its spelt right. Welcome to middle-age, honey! Most people over 40 years old have osteoarthritis (most common type) in their joints and it only gets worse. Yes, it will flare up in damp...


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what Is cold Agglutinin Disease?

A: cold agglutinin disease is a type of autoimmune disease that is characterized by antibodies agglutinating, or sticking to, red blood cells (RBCs). It is a variation of autoimmune hemolytic anemia, in which agglutination leads to the red blood cells dying an occurrence known as hemolysis. cold agglutinin disease is set apart from autoimmune hemolytic anemia, however, in that the antibodies only stick to red blood cells at low temperatures, at the approximate range of 39.2 to 98.6F (4 to 37C). Thus, such antibodies are referred to as cold agglutinins.. In 1903, Austrian-born Jewish American physician and chemist Karl Landsteiner made the first description of the existence of cold...


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what causes Cracked Skin?

A: Cracked skin can be caused by a number of different factors including dehydration, certain medical conditions, and prolonged exposure to very cold weather. It can also be brought on by dry air or frequent washing, which robs the skin of protective oils. In addition, there are many household products that are harsh and can cause cracked skin when used too frequently. One of the medical conditions that is a common cause of dry, cracked skin is diabetes. This happens mainly in the hands and feet, and occurs because the nerves do not receive messages from the brain to keep these areas hydrated. Once these areas become cracked, infection often sets in and becomes a serious problem. Hypothyroidism may also result in very dry skin. It makes the body manufacture too...


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what causes Lip Inflammation?

A: Lip inflammation, or painful swollen lips that easily crack and bleed, may be caused by many factors, most commonly exposure to cold air or dry heat, sunburn or dehydration. Viral and bacterial infections can cause mouth and lip inflammation too. More serious causes of lip inflammation include food and drug allergies, often known to cause swelling of the throat and tongue. While a poor diet may contribute to many health issues, vitamin deficiencies may cause dry, cracked and swollen lips. In addition, there are medical conditions such as angioedema or Ludwig`s angina which may cause lip inflammation.. Symptoms of lip inflammation due to exposure to the cold are swollen lips that often bleed. One way to prevent...


 
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