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What causes cold symptoms only at night?

What causes cold symptoms only at night?

Is this a pattern?: If you have consistent symptoms which occur only at a certain time of day, these symptoms may be related to hormonal cycles that we all experience on a 24 basis. This is called your circadian rythym. For example, people tend to have more parasympathetic activity at night and parasympathetic activity can lead to runny nose, watery eyes, scratchy throat - all "cold symptoms". ...Read more

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What causes waking and overheating at night?

What causes waking and overheating at night?

SWEATING PROFUSELY: While sleeping your metabolism is at work and your sympathetic nervous system prevails over the parasympathetic ns. These are the signs of over stimulation of the ns. You will learn this in physiology class. ...Read more

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What is the cause of incessant night urination (esp during cold)?

What is the cause of incessant night urination (esp during cold)?

See below: The number of times is subjective. If you drink a lot of water by habit you have to go more often. Caffeine from tea or coffee can act like a diuretic . Abnormal conditions include infection, or high blood sugar. If none of the above see a urologist, you may need a cystoscopy ie a look inside the bladder. ...Read more

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Why lymphoma can cause sweating at night?

Why lymphoma can cause sweating at night?

B symptoms: B symptoms refer to systemic symptoms of fever, night sweats, and weight loss which can be associated with both hodgkin's lymphoma and non-hodgkin's lymphoma. The presence or absence of b symptoms has prognostic significance and is reflected in the staging of these lymphomas. Similar systemic symptoms can be found in non-cancerous states such as tuberculosis and various inflamm or rheumatologic dz. ...Read more

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What are the causes for chills and sweats during the day and night?

What are the causes for chills and sweats during the day and night?

Fever: Chills are the body's way of generating an increased temperature under the influence of the hypothalamus responding to fever inducing stimuli. Sweats are one way for the body to relieve elevated temps. You sound as if you are running daily fevers. See an infectious diseases expert if possible, or start with your primary care doctor. Good luck, and do not ignore this. ...Read more

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Sleeping at day instead of night causes any problems?

Sleeping at day instead of night causes any problems?

Sleeping: If you are not used to it,sleeping during the day instead of at night requires significant adjustment and getting used to it. Many people with night jobs do quite well sleeping during the day. ...Read more

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Can extreme stress cause cold sores and night sweats?

Can extreme stress cause cold sores and night sweats?

Yes: It's important to distinguish between acute and chronic stress. Acute stress enhances immune response. Not likely to cause cold sores. Chronic stress can impair the immune system and make us more vulnerable to infections like herpes Or to reactivation of herpes. Sweats can be caused by stress. But night sweats can be something serious. It's worth seeing a doc and reporting the night sweats. ...Read more

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Are night sweats a symptom of IBS??

Are night sweats a symptom of IBS??

No, reflux maybe ...: IBS is typically a combination of abdominal pain / bloating and bouts of diarrhoea or constipation. NIght sweats are not a typical symptoms. A common natural cause of night sweats is the menopause, however they may also be caused by infection, inflammatory process, thyroid gland disorder, as a side effect of certain medications, or, rarely GORD. Recommend review with Dr to elucidate the cause. ...Read more

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What is the sign of colds and fever at night?

What is the sign of colds and fever at night?

Cold and fever: The sign of a cold and fever is the same as in the day except that one becomes more cognizant of the symptoms because one is not as preocvupied at night as he is in the day. ...Read more

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Post menapause but feel like PMS what's the cause can sweats at night cause dehydration ?

Post menapause but feel like PMS   what's the cause can sweats at night cause dehydration ?

Sweats: Yes sweats at night may cause dehydration. If you have not seen a gynecologist recently I strongly recommend that you do so. If you have seen the gynecologist ask for further advice. If that doesn't help seek an opinion from another gynecologist. You should have many years ahead of you. ...Read more

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Itchy throat especially at night and morning. What can cause this?

Itchy throat especially at night and morning. What can cause this?

Bedroom allergen: Most itchy throat is from food and particularly fruits from cross-sensivitiy to pollen. In your case, this appears to be related to something in your bedroom. (check for dust mite , , mold, or pet allergy). ...Read more

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Why I have body aches, hot and cold sweats at night and puking in the spring?

Why I have body aches, hot and cold sweats at night and puking in the spring?

Symptoms: Your symptoms could be related to absolutely anything. I would suggest you see a physician to get a proper diagnosis ...Read more

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My dad woke up in the middle of the night shivering and shaking cold. No fever, room temperature same as every night. Possible causes? He is 52.

My dad woke up in the middle of the night shivering and shaking cold. No fever, room temperature same as every night. Possible causes? He is 52.

Difficult: Atarax (hydroxyzine) and zyrtec should not be taken simultaneously... If this is a once time occurrence and there are no other symptoms like shortness of breath or chest pain, you could ignore it. But if it continues medical attention is needed. ...Read more

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What are the causes of excessive night sweats around neck and shoulders?

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What are the causes of excessive night sweats around neck and shoulders?

Fever: Night sweats are often caused by fever in the evening or at night. Sometimes the fever is mild and goes unnoticed, or you may even feel cold or have chills. When the fever breaks you sweat. Take your temperature in the evening. ...Read more

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Could ibuprofen make hot and sweat?and cause night sweats?

Could ibuprofen make hot and sweat?and cause night sweats?

Not usually: You may wish to read the package insert to check for side effects of the medication. The cause of your symptoms is more likely to be the reason for which you took the medication, rather than the medication. ...Read more

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What causes increased thirst at night?

What causes increased thirst at night?

Thirst at night: The most common cause is blockage of your nasal passages (i.e., allergies) which force you to breath through your mouth, which is a really dehydrating experience. Other causes include uncontrolled diabetes where the high sugar levels draw fluid out of your system. Diuretics can do the same thing. ...Read more