Posted on February 11, 2017 at 4:29 PM
What if you wake up someday with your hands and feet turned blue? You will be facing a panicky situation. But before you face such a situation, we are here to help you. This kind of situation occurs with a rare medical condition.
- Raynaud’s Disease
We have a number of people unaware of this medical terminology. Raynaud’s disease is a medical condition where one feel cold hands and feet when they are not exactly cold from inside.
- In rare cases
Raynaud’s disease mostly targets on your hands and feet. But there are times when you can see this coldness on other parts of your body such as your nose, ears or sometimes on your breasts, especially on the nipples.
- Season affects
This disease usually occurs in the winter season. But that is not a particular season when this medical condition can hit you. Many times, the patient suffers from this disease in hotter conditions also. The fact suggests that the condition appears on woman’s body more than on a man’s body. The ratio is 4 to 1.
- Change in color of the affected part
You will feel in the affected area. People have seen the affected part changing its color to blue, red or a whiter shade of the affected area.
So, now you know what is the reason behind cold hands and feet and what is it called.