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How do you stop sweating?

How do you stop sweating?

Stay cool and calm: By staying in cooler evnironment (air conditioned room) and avoiding stressful situations that can cause anxiety. ...Read more

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Perspiration (Definition)

Perspiration or sweat is the production of watery fluid from the skin to help regulate the ...Read more


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How can I increase sweating?

How can I increase sweating?

Hydration, exercise: Sweating is the body's way of cooling off. If you want to sweat more, you should exercise, especially in a warm and humid environment, and keep yourself well hydrated so there is enough fluid to sweat. There are a few rare conditions in which sweat is inhibited - so if you cannot sweat under any circumstance, see your family doctor. ...Read more

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How can you reduce sweating?

How can you reduce sweating?

Build stamina: To sweat is natural. You can build your stamina by exercising. Stay cool. ...Read more

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Why am I sweating like this at night?

Why am I sweating like this at night?

Tired: Interrupted or restless sleep, night sweats from dream or temperature change or waking up from rem stage of sleep, or snacking late. ...Read more

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What are the reasons for sweating hot and cold thanks?

What are the reasons for sweating hot and cold thanks?

Too Broad: Answering your questions could take up a text book of possibilities. Please tell us the story you have. What are you feeling? What else is going on besides sweating? ...Read more

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Temperature 34.7 but sweating. What could this indicate?

Temperature 34.7 but sweating. What could this indicate?

Sweating: You can sweat for other reasons than other reasons than having a fever. Your Oxybutrin can cause sweating. Cipro (ciprofloxacin) can cause nervousness which could result in sweating. Environmental temperature or overdressing could do the same things. You could also sweat due to hormonal or thyroid disorders, just to name a few. ...Read more

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Sweating profusely at night?

Sweating profusely at night?

Check w/doctor: There are many possibilities, including some that are health threats, including cancer, infection etc. Most sweating is not related to a life-threatening etiology, but a check-up by your doctor is definitely recommended! ...Read more

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How do I stop sweating odor?

How do I stop sweating odor?

It's the bacteria: The offensive odor associated with sweating is caused by residual bacteria left on the skin.Your best strategies are showering at least once daily with antibacterial soap, toweling off thoroughly (bacteria have harder time multiplying on dry skin) with a clean towel, and using a strong antiperspirant containing aluminum hydroxide. Only wear clean clothes including socks; maybe fewer onions/garlic ...Read more

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How to stop excess sweating?

How to stop excess sweating?

Hyperhidrosis: Hyperhidrosis is excessive sweating of the underarms, palms, or soles of the feet or breasts. Treatment may involve over-the-counter antiperspirants, prescription antiperspirants, iontophoresis, medications, surgery, and botox. I prescribe 3% topical glycoyrrolate to be used as needed. ...Read more

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Cure for exessive sweating???

Find the cause: If the sweating is widespread it could mean you have a disease process that could be treated instead of just covering the symptoms. If it is just underarm sweat, botox injections, and some new energy treatments (ultrasound, RF, laser) can be used. Good luck! ...Read more

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What causes excessive sweating?

What causes excessive sweating?

Hyperhidrosis: When excessive sweating affects the hands, feet, and armpits, it's called primary or focal hyperhidrosis. Primary hyperhidrosis affects 2 - 3% of the population, yet less than 40% of patients with this condition seek medical advice. In the majority of primary hyperhidrosis cases, no cause can be found. It seems to run in families. It can also occur from medical condition. See your doctor for a dx. ...Read more

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How to stop excessive sweating?

PrecisionTx: Botox provides temporary relief for hyperhidrosis. A new treatment, precision tx™ device targets the sweat glands in the underarm area and uses focused laser energy to ablate their function, which lasts much longer. ...Read more

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What causes decreased sweating?

Anhidrosis: See: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/anhidrosis/basics/definition/con-20033498

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What causes under neck sweating?

What causes under neck sweating?

Neck sweating: I wish I had an answer but I would need more information. How bad? How often? What time of day? High neck sweater? etc. ...Read more

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Is excessive sweating inherited?

Is excessive sweating inherited?

Hyperhidrosis: Excessive sweating can certainly run in families. It should be evaluated by a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Can I lose weight from sweating?

Can I lose weight from sweating?

Not from sweating: You will temporarily lose weight with sweating but as soon as you drink your body will replace that fluid. This is not real weight loss since it represents only a temporary shift. Weight loss only comes from burning calories not sweating. If exercise causes you to sweat then weight loss that is real will be from the exercise not the sweat. ...Read more

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How can I handle excess sweating?

How can I handle excess sweating?

Excessive sweating: Avoid alcohol, wear loose clothing, don't smoke, don't eat spicy food. Drink lots of water. When exercising, expect sweating but stay in a cooler environment if possible until the sweating stops. ...Read more

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Does sweating make u lose weight?

Does sweating make u lose weight?

Lose sweat weight: Water our sweat is heavy/dense (the only liquid denser than water is mercury, if my memory serves me well). So you may lose a couple pounds on that day, but you'll be back to same weight the next day. ...Read more

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Right side of face sweating only?

Right side of face sweating only?

HMMMM: Possibly an irritation or condition affecting the nerves of one side-like bells palsy can cause this. See a dr. For an eval...Best wishes. ...Read more

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How can I cure excessive sweating?

How can I cure excessive sweating?

Diagnosis: A good medical check up can be a good place to start. Treatment would ultimately come down to the specific cause, multiple potential causes. ...Read more

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