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why does my head sweat when i sleep

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wei-shin Lai
18 years experience Family Medicine
Normal: A lot of people do. Some more than others. It's quite normal. It's your body's way of keeping you from getting too hot. But if it bothers you, try usi ... Read More

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hanul Bhandari
12 years experience Sleep Medicine
No: I have not come across a link between wet hair and night sweats in the literature. The temperature in your bed room may be the cause of night sweats. ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Sweats: If you are only having mild night sweats you may simply be getting too warm under the blankets you are sleeping with. You might want to check your bod ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
18 years experience Neurology
Night sweats: If the temperature is not too high in your bed room, night sweats can be an important symptom of infection or another problem. It is a good idea to h ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Night sweats: Night sweats can be as result can be due to chronic infections like TB , autoimmune disorders like jra and metabolic disoders like hyperthyroidism or ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: Are you a man or a woman. How old are you? Could be signs of menopause or illness at any rate there is help. Contact your doctor.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kurss
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hormone therapy: While herbs and homeopathic remedies have been known to help, the most reliable and quick way to deal with menopausal symptoms is with hormone therapy ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ranji Varghese
16 years experience Sleep Medicine
Depends: Unfortunately, there is no silver bullet for hot flashes. Some women respond to certain anti-depressants (ssri), some to certain blood pressure medica ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charlene McEvoy
34 years experience Pulmonology
See your doctor: Night sweats can be experience by people with sleep apnea, chronic infections, metabolic problems and malignancies. Women experience nightsweats/hot f ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Day sweat...: You are allowed to sweat both night and day....only you notice it at certain time and situation and environment.
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