Some medical appointments are so crucial they feel like judgement day. You might have been worried about health issues for weeks and months. And now, finally, the big day has arrived and you will see your doctor. Make the best out of your visit! Be prepared!
I want everything under the sun but skin cancer. Summer has always been my favorite time of the year. I have never worried whether a sun tan is fashionable or not, I just loved being under the sun, at the beach, close to the sea. Skin cancer has become an issue for me now, as CLL makes me vulnerable to other types of cancer as well.
Cold feet can be caused by cold weather: Sounds logical, doesn’t it? Cold weather is the typical reason for cold feet. Your extremities become literal icicles by constricting small blood vessels under the surface of the skin, thus helping the body to maintain its internal temperature. That’s why your body will still be warm when your hands and toes are already freezing. If you are healthy, a blanket and a cup of tea might be sufficient to get rid of your icy toes. If you are chronically ill, it might be more difficult to warm up – and even dangerous.