Women's Health Community
Low body temp and poor circulation
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to women's health issues, including bone health, gynecologic cancers, genetic testing, heart disease, infectious diseases, work issues, mammograms, reproductive health, sexuality, domestic abuse and sexual violence.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Low body temp and poor circulation

Has anyone experienced low body temperature?  Sometimes I get very cold and have a very hard time warming up... I check my temp and it is usually between 96.2 and 97.5.  Also, I have very poor circulation.  My arms and legs go to sleep so easily, especially when I sleep.  Anyone know any remedies for either?  Or do you know what can be causing either?  Could they be related?
Related Discussions
5 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
My hands & feet are always cold due to poor circulation.. I have low iron.. Best thing I could think of to do is taking vitamins & of course exercise that will def help get your circulation going!
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
You might have your doctor check your thyroid levels.  Those are some of the symptoms of low thyroid production.
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
Ditto on the thyroid comment.  Get it checked out.
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
Another ditto on the Thyroid and maybe low iron.  I also have a low body temp and this was a problem when I had to have a ureteral stent put in (for kidney stones) about 10 years ago.  This was supposed to have been out patient surgery, I ended up being admitted overnight due to low core temperature.  I had to have heated IV's and a 'bear hug' thing for several hours.  I also have Raynaud's Phenomenon, where parts of my hands and/or feet get overly cold and stop perfusing.  I have to wear gloves to reach into my freezer even during the summer.
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
Has any one experience waking up and your arms are asleep to the point where i have to use one arm to pick up the other one.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Women's Health Answerers
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
MrsVirginia_001
13167_tn?1327197724
Blank
RockRose
Austin, TX
136956_tn?1363091289
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
9334757_tn?1418163588
Blank
brittanie_may
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
old_before_my_time