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14 Aug 2007

Strange sensation in toes
HI, my boyfriend fishes a lot and as a result is often standing in very cold water for quite a long time. He has recently been complaining about having numb/sensative toes (only his outer toes) do you think this could be from the cold water or do you think this could be caused by something else?
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CyberDoc
cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear Jen
Yes he may be getting chillblains from the cold water - it may be worth while to get him some rubber fishing boots to wear in winter. He can also put some vaseline on the feet to insulate it from the water.
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