Phlebologist, vascular surgeon Kyaram Azatyan told Channel Five what diseases cold hands can indicate.
According to the expert, in some cases, cold hands are a physiological norm. For example, during the cold season. But, if the limbs are freezing, regardless of the time of year and the temperature in the room, this may already be a sign of dangerous diseases.
Thus, the body can react to thyroid problems or other hormonal disorders. Atherosclerosis, diabetes mellitus, Raynaud's disease are also possible. Cold hands are common among smokers and hypotensive patients, the doctor added.
To get rid of this problem, first of all, you need to give up bad habits, go in for sports or physical activity. It is important to listen to the recommendations of doctors, regularly monitor the level of blood pressure and cholesterol.
In addition, you need to rethink your diet. A balanced diet will help improve the general condition, saturate the body with the necessary elements and resist various diseases. Regular visits to general practitioners can help reduce risks.
Source: Channel Five