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Health Tip: What's Behind Cold Intolerance

(HealthDay News) -- Cold temperatures can be unpleasant, even for healthy people. But for those with cold intolerance, cold temperatures can be quite uncomfortable.

MedlinePlus mentions these potential triggers of cold intolerance:

  • Anemia.
  • Anorexia nervosa.
  • Blood vessel problems.
  • Chronic illness.
  • General poor health.
  • Underactive thyroid.
  • Brain problems.

If you have long-term or severe intolerance to cold, MedlinePlus urges you to contact your doctor.

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