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#1 Old 12-10-2011, 07:31 PM
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I swear, ever since I turned vegetarian I am alwwaaayyssss cold. I was already bad enough but I swear it's only gotten worse, any one else experience this?
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#2 Old 12-10-2011, 07:53 PM
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Have you lost weight? That tends to cause you to be cold because you've lost some of your "insulation."
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I swear, ever since I turned vegetarian I am alwwaaayyssss cold. I was already bad enough but I swear it's only gotten worse, any one else experience this?

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#4 Old 12-10-2011, 09:24 PM
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Try eating more. Vegetarian food can tend to have fewer calories.

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#5 Old 12-10-2011, 10:56 PM
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Try eating more. Vegetarian food can tend to have fewer calories.

I agree with this. I actually tend to stay a lot warmer than my boyfriend even though he's an omni and bigger than me, I figure it's a combination of moving around a lot and eating a lot

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#6 Old 12-11-2011, 01:47 AM
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Eat/drink warm food and wear many layers of clothing. That's what I do. I hate being cold!
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#7 Old 12-11-2011, 02:08 AM
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I'm a polar bear trapped in a human body. Going vegetarian hasn't changed that Even well below freezing, I wouldn't even bother turning on the heat if there weren't normal people in the same house. Summer, on the other hand. That's the season that gets me. One of the reasons I was so happy to move away from Las Vegas was the $400 per month air conditioning bills that came with keeping the thermostat way low in the desert. Replace that with winter in Montreal, and I'm a happy man. I blame it on my ridiculous metabolism. I eat... a lot. That and spending long periods of time in remote parts of Alaska as a kid.

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I have the same problem, but like you I've ALWAYS had this problem. I just make sure to bundle up and cuddle in to some blankets. I also try to keep the heat in my house up a bit because my one kitty cat is 14 years old and only weighs 5lbs, so she gets cold easily too.

Best of luck keeping warm this winter!
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I've always had issues with being cold all the time.

DON'T BRING MY MOTHER INTO THIS!
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#11 Old 12-12-2011, 12:07 AM
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I've always had issues with being cold all the time.

exactly and sometimes I get a chill and cant shake it for a long bit....

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I have a boyfriend who is like a furnace. That helps my cold issues. The other morning, we woke up, I had the heated mattress pad turned on where I was laying, his side was turned off and my feet were STILL colder than his. My core is always super toasty, it's the extremities that are tough to warm up.
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#13 Old 12-16-2011, 02:15 PM
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Yes always cold but I have a thyroid problem, also works the other way though if I do get hot I find it hard to cool down.
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#14 Old 12-16-2011, 03:22 PM
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I'm not colder than ever before, but I can handle hot weather better than ever. Kind of the opposite.
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Are you eating a lot more soy products these days? I read that too much soy can cause thyroid problems, but taking kelp/iodine supplements can resolve this. Good luck!
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#16 Old 12-20-2011, 08:23 AM
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I have always had a problem of being cold, and i get way more than enough calories. I haven't noticed going vegetarian hanging that, though. I just shiver and my teeth chatter really easily.
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#17 Old 12-20-2011, 01:06 PM
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I'm nearly always the opposite, I'm always way too warm and want it to be colder.

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