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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nellmarie Bodenstein
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Temperature: Hot flushes is symptom where a person`s face heats up as with menopouse but your temperature remains normal( 35- 36.9). Low grade fever is fever of 37 ... Read More

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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Gonzalez
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Start with diet.: Hot flashes or flushes, may happen due to decreased estrogen production. Hypothyroidism and hypoglycemia may cause identical symptoms. Start by eating ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Phyto estrogens horm: Herbs and phyto Estrogens you can try first, there are many herbs and natural methods that may or may not help. If those do not help then you can get ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Estrogen changes: A drop in estrogen, one of the female hormones, has been shown to be the cause of "hot flashes" of perimenopause.Hot flashes can also be caused by thy ... Read More
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Dr. Zoltan Saary
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Decrease in estrogen: Around the "Perimenopause" the ovarian estrogen production is gradually decreasing and this may lead to more or less severe hot flushes that is also ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ron Eaker
Dr. Ron Eaker answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unknown: The exact mechanism is unknown but it most likely relates to a change in estrogen levels. That is why they are so commonly associated with menopause. ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marcie Berman
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
For you?: Are you asking for yourself? Hot flashes are common during menopause and leading up to it. But you are only 17 yrs old. Are you having hormonal or ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Armando E. Hernandez-Rey
Specializes in Fertility Medicine
Difficult question: Without knowing your history its hard to give you recommendations. In certain cases there are alternatives and others where they may not be appropriat ... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carolyn Quist
35 years experience Gynecology
Several possibilitie: Hot flashes can be due to menopause, sudden changes in blood sugar, thyroid problems, and occasionally chronic illness like tuberculosis. In general, ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rychlik
26 years experience Fertility Medicine
Hot flashes: Hot flashes can exist for a number of reasons. A true hot flash usually is very specific and results from a loss of hormones. However, women who have ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Menopause: Hot flashes can represent serious infections. But it can also represent menopause. I think your definition of your hot flashes as 'bad' means getting ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Several options: If it is from menopause (estrogen levels declining), you have several options. Best option is taking hormone replacement (estrogen, adding Progestero ... Read More
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