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  • Had Raynauds nigh on 40 years. Recent progress

    I recently gave up caffeine in an attempt to alleviate another condition I have.Consequently I've found that my fingers have not gone white despite my playing golf on Saturday mornings in low to freezing temperatures. ( I used to have to suffer for 20-30 mins until my circulation kicked in, which...

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  • Not yet diagnosed but can anyone relate to these symptoms?

    Morning! I hope some of you might reply and tell me whether it sounds like I could have raynauds. For the past 2 years I've had the following symptoms Lightheaded and woozy (I cannot shake this symptom) Occasional heart racing Veins on my hands and arms becoming very obvious almost more blue, I...

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  • No tricolor. Just cold to red

    My Dr claims it's raynauds. My hands, feet, ears, and one time, knees will turn red and warm. Happens once a day or so... Just started out of the blue two months ago. Never turns white or blue ..

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  • Raynauds - misunderstood and affecting quality of life

    Hi guys The docs diagnosed me with raynauds about a month ago But I also suffer with other symptoms of being cold, the slightest bit of chill and I'm freezing I sit Infront of my halogen heater all night and have my electric blanket on high all night through to the morning No one seems to understand...

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  • 25 years old renauyds fibro & hashimotos..

    Hello everyone I’m not sure how recent this blog is, im new here. Just out looking for any recommendations to help with my renauyds! I have other health issues as I stated above, I know a lot of them are connected (in the sense of being auto immune issues.) With only being 25 this all so frustrating!...

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  • Anyone have primary Raynauds with onset after 40????????

    Hi. New here. I have just developed Raynauds at 43. I am healthy and eat well/workout. Last night while walking outside, all fingers, except thumbs, became white and numb....started to tingle and hurt when I went inside and started to thaw. I have been reading that onset could after 40 could mean a secondary...

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  • I have the cure for Raynauds

    Let me tell you I had full blown Raynaud's. I'd need roughly one hour recovery from an attack. Blue fingers white fingers, pain - the lot. I've got low blood pressure so I can't take medication. I have to go to hospital for a week for iloprost infusion. Anyway let me tell you what cured...

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  • White toes and fingers

    My toes and fingers go white and are very painful. Worse wen its cold but even when its warm they do this. My toes and balls of feet are permanently numb now. Doc says its reynaurds. Im at my wits end the pain is horrendous

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  • Accute blue finger

    Hi all, I would like to ask if anyone had any experience with an 'accute blue finger syndrome'? The effect is very much like that of Raynauds (spasm of the small blood vessels causing restriction of blood flow / numbness / burning pain), but this only affects one single finger, the finger turns...

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  • Raynaud’s, or something more serious?

    As you can see in the picture, this is alarming to me as it looks different/ worse than the attacks have in the past. I get these sporadically on both feet, not often at the same time though. They felt extremely painful this time, and from the patchiness all over it appeared blocked   completely?...

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  • Does this sound like Raynaud's pain?

    Hi everyone I am so glad to have found this forum. I have cerebral palsy and I'm a wheelchair user. I've been struggling with pain in my feet for well over a year now and have all the other symptoms of Raynaud's. The furthest I've got to a diagnosis is actually a nod from my podiatrist...

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  • Raynauds and hives

    Last week I had 3 episodes of hives over 5 days, first one was just my hands, second hands and feet, third my whole body was like I had fell into a nettle bush, I was stinging and itching all over, all I can think of is it's been freezing and snowing and Have suffered with raynauds for about 10 years...

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  • Raynaud phenomenon and high blood pressure

    I've got HBP dr prescribed me with ramipil and recently been diagnose with raynaud phenomenon which another dr took me off ramipil and put me on nifopine (spell it) I was aching feeling cold more went back to my dr he took me off them 2 weeks no tablets i felt awful went back to see him back 165/105...

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  • Might help clean your sustem

    Have any of you tried of 35 percent food grade hydrogen peroxide therapy where you start out with 3 drops the first day three times a day in a 8oz glass of water then 4 drops the next day the same way and keep going more every day up to 25drops a day and you can use more water if needed then you reverse...

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  • Raynauds and Mirena Coil ?

    I had a mirena coil about 12 months ago and for the last 2 months I have had excruciating Raynauds episodes. I have had Raynauds since I was 16 and have noticed it often flares up with hormonal activity, such as pregnancy etc. I was unable to use the Pill as it caused flare ups so I was wondering if...

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  • Possible Raynauds

    Hi there I have been having intermittent pain in both arms but mostly the left arm. The arm feels tight and then goes cold. There is sometimes a numbness and tingling. Occasionally my legs go numb up to my knees. I constantly feel cold but my hands are the worst. Now they are starting to get painful....

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  • Drs say Raynauds

    Going on 5 days of the tips of 2 fingers going numb,burning,blue. The pain is getting unbearable. Just sitting it feels liike I burn my fingers. If you touch them the pain feels as if it had been shut in a door. If I warm them with warm water or heating pad on low ,they start burning to the point I...

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  • Recommended gloves & socks for Raynauds & coat for chilled body

    I am struggling at finding gloves and socks to keep me warm. I heard about infrared and tourmaline fabric gloves, socks and clothing; has anyone here tried these and can recommended products they used and a reputable company? I’m also looking for an extremely warm coat as I live in a desert climate where...

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  • Pruned fingers

    hi, visited GP as I feel so tired and cold then some days don't.  Mentioned my pruney fingers which were red at the ends and like they've been in water.  They have been like it five months but thought nothing of it,  she pinched them and said there is a delay in the time the skin...

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  • raynouds conference

    Going to Raymonds conference on 16th of September in crew was thinking if anybody wants to share a taxi from crew station to the hotel ?contact me nearer the time re times ect I know it's a bit early to think about? But just an idea as it's expensive taxi ride to hotel from crew? Contact me nearer...

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  • Please help! Is this raynauds?

    Hi all, I'm hoping someone can help me who has or knows about raynauds please. For the past year I have been experiencing the veins on my palms coming up really clear on my palms, both hands. They do not raise they just look more blue and clearly defined. Dr doesn't seem interested and said there's...

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  • Is constant tingling in hands & feet a symptom of Raynauds?

    I've had constant tingling and pins and needles in my hands and feet for several months, maybe as long as 6 months.  At first my GP thought it was caused by a vitamin B12 deficiency, but the blood test showed it isn't this. As the weather turned colder I noticed that, when I get cold, my...

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  • Newly diagnosed- not sure if correct diagnosis

    Recently diagnosed with Reynaud's after both hands and feet swelled, pain -but not burn type pain,in all the joints of my feet and hands. from my knuckles down fingers get discolored,dusky colored but not white or purple.. My fingers only occasionally get cold- the rest of me is always hot! Can you...

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  • Dead leg

    I've been recently diagnosed with raynauds, however this is a symptom I have had since I was young. I will suddenly get an ache in one of my legs and the only way I can describe it is as though my blood has turned to ice! My leg feels stiff and heavy as though it has turned to stone! I also get blue...

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  • Raynauds / collagen supplement

    Hi I take a collagen supplement for health benefits.  However I have had raynauds for many yrs.   Can anyone advise if taking collagen is ok with raynauds and wont lead to scleroderma? Any idea?  

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  • Loosing weight makes it worse?

    hi all, I'm new here. I was just wondering if anyone's raynauds had got worse after loosing weight? I have lost approx 3 stone and all my symptoms are 10 times worse than before :-( I haven't been to the doctor as yet but it's getting that's affecting my lifestyle, I really don't...

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  • Reynauds

    I have Reynauds, and i have to drive 2 to 3 hour everyday, delivering mail from one office to another for the company i work or for my job.  All my fingers turn blue, numb, and tingling.  Should i ask doctor for note saying i should not be driving a company vehicle

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  • Positive tests, could it be secondary Raynauds?

    Hi there I've suffered with Raynauds for around 10 years now and it's progressively getting worse. The attacks are excruciatingly painful and have pain when the attack is over. The Raynauds isn't just brought on by cold, it happens when I'm at the gym holding weights, if I'm sat in...

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  • I'm scared of having Raynaud's?

    I'm 33 year old male, and I have an anxiety disorder. I tend to get OBSESSIVE over physical issues. The other night, I was in my basement and it was cold down there. My feet were cold, and as I was walking, it felt like my middle toe was so cold it was numb, but kind of painful, like I stepped...

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