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Excessive sweating can be due to many things, including exercise, hot weather, certain medical conditions, medications, and stress."Hyperhidrosis" is...
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Doctors call excessive feet sweating "hyperhidrosis". It is a common problem, especially in hot, humid climates or in people active in sports and...
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Hi, Alcoholics tend to have night sweats because the body is actually starting to go through withdrawal while they are sleeping. The body is trying...
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The reason that you are having skin burn when you sweat is because there are fats and toxins in your body that is not needed so when you workout you...
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Sweating problems are common in FM because of the autonomic nerve dysfunction. The sweat glands receive nerve supply from specific autonomic nerves...
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Your body's sweating response to high outdoor humidity conditions seems quite normal. The human body is equipped with a...
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Hi there,I'd say wear loose clothing and non-constricting undies that allow airflow. Also, a good thing to use would be baby powder. The powder...
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In a sympathectomy, a surgeon cuts a portion of a nerve inside the chest, permanently interrupting the nerve signal that causes the body to sweat...
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That can happen if you're eating a high-protein diet.Try drinking a lot more water.
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Hi For you its just a case of keeping your body heat down and finding the right antiperspirant, that suits your body. if its your arm pits do you...
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Sweat helps maintain a normal body temperature. "Sweating is your body's way of reducing your internal body temperature," says dermatologist Patricia...
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It could be a number of things, But Low blood sugar could cause this....if you have hypoglycemia, you may need something to eat.
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I don't think this natural body response is preventable....by medications or any other activity. Sweating is totally controlled by the brain...
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Hi I found this piece of info, it may help you. Night sweats few weeks following the ovulation period is characterized by excessive sweating while...