Articles Tagged: vasospasm

Hypothyroidism May Be a Culprit Behind Circulation Problems


Hypothyroidism is an increasingly common condition that is characterized by decreased thyroid function. It is more common in women and has a very long list of symptoms. These include fluid retention, dizziness, fatigue, headaches, problems with memory, an inability to lose weight, menstrual problems and skin symptoms such as itchiness

Buerger’s Disease and Poor Circulation Connection

Buerger's Disease

Poor circulation can be caused by many things. It is often a result of an occupation that requires long periods of sitting or a sedentary lifestyle that is devoid of healthy amounts of cardiovascular activity

Poor Circulation in Toes Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Poor Circulation in Toes

Circulation problems are not uncommon. They can be both a result of lifestyle factors as well as occurring as a symptom of underlying health conditions. Persons who lead a lifestyle that is lacking in physical activity that does not include regular exercise, those that smoke or are overweight may fall victim to circulation problems as a result. And, occupations that require long periods of sitting can also lead to issues within the circulatory system

Raynaud’s Disease and Poor Circulation Connection

Raynaud's Disease

Raynaud’s disease and the associated syndrome are conditions that affect the circulation of certain parts of the body, most notably the hands, when exposure to cold is present

Peripheral Artery Disease – The Real Poor Circulation Disease!

Peripheral Artery Disease

Peripheral artery disease is a condition in which blood flow is reduced due to narrowed arteries. There are many causes of the common condition, including inflammation to the blood vessels as well as injury which can result in decreased blood flow to a particular area.

Poor Circulation in Legs Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Poor Circulation in Legs

Poor circulation in legs and generally within the lower extremities is rather common. Many times, these circulation problems are simply a result of sitting for prolonged periods of time, or leading a lifestyle that is lacking in healthy, regular amounts of physical activity.