Infographic: Ten Myths About Raynaud’s

Part 1: Myths About Raynaud’s 1 – 5

Raynaud’s is a very widespread but little know medical disorder.   While we’re always supportive of information being made available about Raynaud’s, much of what’s published is sometimes inaccurate.  So we worked with our partners at HotHands® to create two infographics with common Myths About Raynaud’s. 

Here’s Part 1.  It includes:

  1. Raynaud’s is a rare disease
  2. A formal test can diagnose Raynaud’s
  3. Only fingers and toes are affected
  4. Raynaud’s sufferers have poor circulation
  5. Raynaud’s is an allergy to the cold

Myths About Raynaud's

Click here to view Part 2. It covers:

  1. Raynaud’s is merely a nuisance, not a medical condition
  2. Episodes always involve the red, white and blue color changes
  3. The only treatment is to stay warm
  4. Raynaud’s is only an issue in cold climates
  5. Raynaud’s sufferers are likely to lose fingers and toes

For more information about Raynaud’s, check out our 35-page guide The Cold Facts on Raynaud’s at www.raynaudsguide.org.