Thursday, 8 November 2018
Raynaud's disease can cause your extremities (usually your fingers and toes) to sting, go numb and develop pins and needles, while also turning either white or blue. It is usually caused by a slight or severe change in temperature, and stress and lifestyle choices can also play a role. There are a few home tricks to discover if you do have Raynaud's, and, if that's the case, plenty of things you can do to alleviate the symptoms.
Wednesday, 7 November 2018
Cold weather is slowly but surely making is way across the UK, and sufferers of Raynaud's disease are bracing to tough it out over the next few months. One of the first parts of your body to feel the cold is your feet, so we've had our experts pick out some of the best socks and warmers out there to stop the cold in its tracks. These are some of our best Warm Socks for Cold Feet, along with some other useful tips to keep you warm!
Tuesday, 6 November 2018 | Admin
If you're suffering from Raynaud's disease, you're probably aware that this puts you at risk of developing scleroderma as well. Though the chances of developing scleroderma are slim, it's still important to familiarise yourself with the condition, as it can be fatal when left untreated. This article is here to guide you through the facts of scleroderma and help you stay on top of your health.
Tuesday, 6 November 2018 | Admin
If you suffer from lupus, you might be at an increased risk of developing secondary Raynaud's disease. While there is currently no cure for lupus, signs and symptoms of Raynaud's syndrome are relatively easy to treat. Learn more about both conditions and their link, as well as what you can do to treat Raynaud's disease, by reading our blog now.
Tuesday, 6 November 2018
If you suffer from Raynaud's disease, then you'll know all too well how cold and painful your hands can feel, no matter what time of year it is. With the right pair of gloves, however, you can better manage the condition by retaining and targeting heat where it is needed most. View our top picks for the Best Gloves for Raynaud's Disease to find the perfect pair for you!
Wednesday, 7 February 2018 | Admin
We're already a quarter of the way through Raynaud's disease awareness month and I don't know about you, but we're feeling the cold. It's more important than ever to wrap up well and prevent episodes of the condition. We've compiled our favourite hand warmers that'll help you stay cosy, even in this frosty weather.
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 | Admin
Wheat bags are an excellent way of helping you stay warm while also soothing your troubled mind. However, in more recent years there have been a handful of reports saying that these seemingly harmless aids are extremely dangerous and can cause house fires. Find out how to avoid this by reading our blog on the matter.
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 | Admin
With winter in full swing, you're probably finding it more difficult than ever to get to sleep. If you suffer from Raynaud's disease, this season is particularly gruelling for you. Thankfully, we've outlined solutions to this problem in our latest blog.
Tuesday, 2 January 2018 | Admin
Beta blockers, also known as beta-adrenergic blocking agents, are medications most commonly prescribed for treating high blood pressure, angina, heart failure, and as protection against recurrent heart attacks. While most people who take beta blockers won't have any side effects, you might have found yourself experiencing cold hands and feet. If that is the case, we're here to answer your questions about possible beta blocker side effects and find a solution for your cold extremities.
Wednesday, 20 December 2017 | Admin
With one of the most common triggers of Raynaud's disease episodes being the cold, it's now even more important than ever to bundle up this winter. With winter in full swing, now's the time when the syndrome will once again become a difficulty you have to face daily. To help you stay warm this winter, we've created a number of bundles with products we think are most helpful for reducing the number of episodes you suffer from throughout the year. Find out more about how you can literally bundle up this winter by reading our helpful blog!