Is anyone out there with symptoms similar to mine?
Can't eat or drink anything cold at any time (started around age 55). Now even a temperature drop of 10 degrees causes blurred vision, stuffy nose and swollen belly. Internet literature seems to implicate the vasovagal mechanism. The symptoms seem to be getting worse each year. Am 77 years old and have been extremely serious about health (nutrition and exercise) most of my life (low blood pressure; very low cholestrol and blood glucose). Had the impression that I was above any problem and then in my 76th year had a stent placed in my right coronary artery and a triple bypass in the left. But it's the extreme cold sensitivity that's the topic of discussion. This subject requires extreme insight and careful evaluation as medicine dismisses it with a wave of the hand.:(