Some articles on hives, cold, cold hives:
... The hives are a histamine reaction in response to cold stimuli, including a drastic drop in temperature, cold air, and cold water ... There are many causes for cold hives, most are idiopathic (meaning they have no known cause) ... Some rare conditions can cause cold hives, and it can be useful to test for these conditions if the cold hives are in any way unusual ...
Famous quotes containing the words hives and/or cold:
“For the rest, whatever we have got has been by infinite labour, and search, and ranging through every corner of nature; the difference is that instead of dirt and poison, we have rather chosen to fill our hives with honey and wax, thus furnishing mankind with the two noblest of things, which are sweetness and light.”
—Jonathan Swift (16671745)
“In your Salvation shelter I saw poverty, misery, cold and hunger. You gave them bread and treacle and dreams of heaven. I give from thirty shillings a week to twelve thousand a year. They find their own dreams; but I look after the drainage.”
—George Bernard Shaw (18561950)