well I'm a little past my one month anniversary and I cant get warm ! My TX coordinator has yet to figure it out as well. At first he thought that perhaps it was due to a nerve they have to transect…Continue
"Dennis, I have a well and I use a reverse osmosis (RO) system to remove all sediment and bacteria. It's either that or bottled water. I'm 6+ years out and I haven't had any issues yet. Get a very good RO system (2…"
"Congrats. to you dennis, I am 30 months out and am still cold. My temp. stays 97.5 and when i get a fever it goes down to 95 area. I like others asked many dr's. None with a good answer, i think it's just one of those things... Good luck…"
"I am almost 12 years post and a normally very hot natured person and now I am cold? Aww... the mysteries of transplant.Congrats on your new Gift of Life. I had a single left lung. You are a miracle and I pray you do nothing but improve."
"Yes, my TX team had my thyroid checked on my last labs. Everything was "fantastic" according to my Tx cord. but thanks for the heads up to check that. I'm actually getting warmer every day. the weather finally broke and…"
"Just one other idle thought. Have you had your thyroid checked lately? An under-active thyroid can lead to feeling chilled. Some medications can affect the thyroid. There is a simple blood test that can check for THS…"
"I had a heart transplant a year ago and I'm cold too! Last year at one of my first out-patient check-ups they told me that it's "just one of those things they can't explain". It gets better as you get further out from the TX…"
"I don't feel bad. I was wearing my sweater to the store and I was the only one with one on. My friend would tell me you're going be hot with that thing. I'd rather take it and have it then be freezing and…"
"It's crazy :) I'm the same way with the ceiling fan. At home I'm constantly turning it off then on and back again. Same with the AC, I'm afraid of breaking it. I look around and everyone else is ok,…"
"also check the side effect of all med u r taking to see they give any ideas, also u can go to ask.com and ask about a med. EX---what is ????? and you will be given other site to check out or ask you pharm. tc"