5 common causes of night sweats

A prevalent condition, night sweat is excessive perspiration occurring while one is asleep. Night sweats are not directly associated with external factors such as high room temperatures or use of extra blankets. It is rather an internal reaction which is influenced by single or multiple medical factors. To manage this problem, one should thoroughly know […]

How to deal with menopausal nights sweats

Most women who are going through menopause often complain about frequent night sweats. Basically, a night sweat is nothing but unusual perspiration during the bedtime. This condition can make a woman uncomfortable and disrupt her sleep as well. Although they can occur due to many reasons such as infections, medication, cardiac diseases, fluctuations in blood […]

A basic understanding of primary hyperhidrosis

Hyperhidrosis is of two kinds. Idiopathic, or Primary hyperhidrosis. It is also called Focal hyperhidrosis and is characterized by excessive sweating happening only at specific places like underarms or groin (axillary hyperhidrosis), or the palms and soles of the feet (palmoplantar hyperhidrosis). It is more of a social problem than a medical one. Primary Hyperhidrosis […]

Advanced management of excessive sweating

Excessive sweating is of two types. The excessive sweating that is confined to localized and specific areas, like armpit, palms and soles goes by the name axillary hyperhidrosis and the latter palmoplantar hyperhidrosis. This type of excessive sweating is not caused by any medical condition and has no causal relationship. These patients do not sweat […]

How to tackle excessive sweating

All human beings sweat to varying degrees. As matter of fact sweating is a means for the body to cool down. The perspiration evaporates and in doing so it cools the body. The drier and the hotter the atmosphere, the more effective is the cooling effect of perspiration. That is why one doesn’t not sweat […]