10 things only people with Raynaud’s disease will understand.

Raynaud's (ray-NOHZ) disease causes some areas of your body — such as your fingers and toes — to feel numb and cold in response to cold temperatures or stress.

Look, everyone’s extremities feel numb when it's freezing out, but this goes above and beyond. If you're living with Raynaud's, then these 10 pictures are going to make you feel so seen.

#10. Just watching people “enjoy” the cold makes you shiver.

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Seriously, what is wrong with people?

#9. You’ve gotten used to looking zombie-fied.

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The discoloration might freak out your friends, though.

#8. Especially when it reaches your toes.

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Like, what’s up with that?

#7. You dream of moving to San Diego.

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Steady, year-round warm temperatures are your friend.

#6 You think that when your fingers turn what it's weird...

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...how about the fun shade of purple they turn when they start to warm up?

#5. Heat sources are like your crack.

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#4. Seriously, gloves are your best friend.

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#3. Your fingers (and toes) don’t just look weird...

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...they hurt like pins and needles, too!

#2. Too much air conditioning feels like death.

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Everyone else thinks air conditioning is the greatest invention ever, but you know the truth.

#1. Holding a cold beer is a huge no-no.

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Koozies are your friends.

This article was originally published by our partners at Did You Know Facts and was written by Trisha Leigh Zeighorn.

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