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Doctor insights on: Hot Flashes At A Young Age

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Hot Flashes (Definition)

Hot flashes are feelings of warmth that are most intense in the head, neck, and chest areas. They can result in extreme perspiration, which can lead to chills. Hot flashes are generally linked to menopause but might also be a result ...Read more


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What causes hot flashes in young males?

What causes hot flashes in young males?

Hot flashes in males: Taking estrogens to change sex? Many other things. Great google question. I would go to uptodate.com and read about it. ...Read more

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At what age would menopause occur if menstruation started at 10 years old?

At what age would menopause occur if menstruation started at 10 years old?

Everyone's different: While menopause happens in a range and is different for individual women, early menarche (start of menstruation) does not always correlate with early menopause. ...Read more

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I'm a female having hot flashes at 18. Is this normal?

I'm a female having hot flashes at 18. Is this normal?

Hot flashes: No this is not normal for 18 year old to have hot flashes but it can happen in some . Are the flashes related to your periods? In either case you should see a gynecologist. ...Read more

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Could breast cancer start at an young age?

Could breast cancer start at an young age?

Yes: The incidence of breast cancer rises the older you get, but it is possible to get breast cancer in your 20's or 30's, as well. This occurs more commonly in women with the hereditary form of breast cancer. ...Read more

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Does having RA at young age will lead to eqrly death...Than having RA at an older age?

Does having RA at young age will lead to eqrly death...Than having RA at an older age?

Disease mortality: The longer you have ra, the longer the disease (or RA medications) can damage your body. The good news is, that with newer, more effective treatments there is good reason to be optimistic that the RA can be well controlled, leading to a productive life with a normal life expectancy. ...Read more

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Having menstrual irregularity and hot flashes at age 25 what is wrong?

Age confusion: Your listed age is 51 which is not unusual to have hot flashes at this time. However, if you are really 25 then a GYN MD needs to evaluate why that is occurring. The most common reason is excessive thyroid hormone production and frequent or excessive menstrual periods. ...Read more

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Can being in perimenopause cause one to feel hot a lot? Not hot flashes, just feeling warmer than usual a lot of the time, especially at night.

Can being in perimenopause cause one to feel hot a lot? Not hot flashes, just feeling warmer than usual a lot of the time, especially at night.

Yes: See your doctor. Blood tests can be performed to diagnose menopause. A history and physical exam may point to other areas of concern. Check FSH, LH and Estradiol for menopause, TSH and Free T4 for Thyroid problems. CBC to rule out infection. ...Read more

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Can you get breast cancer at the age of 23 year olds?

Can you get breast cancer at the age of 23 year olds?

Rare but possible: Rare but possible. Family history and genetic predisposition can increase this chance. A physician should be seen in-person if there is any concern. ...Read more

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I'm a 42 yo woman, why am I so hot at night? Covers off, fan, still sweating. Nothing during the day at all. Too young for obvious answer?

I'm a 42 yo woman, why am I so hot at night? Covers off, fan, still sweating. Nothing during the day at all. Too young for obvious answer?

Too hot or too young: Believe me, one of my daughters is 42 and still wonderful as no doubt you are. Being hot at night could be from a variety of things - nothing to worry too much about. That said, please set up an appointment with your primary doctor to make sure there is nothing major wrong. ...Read more

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What could be causing night sweating and sleeplessnes in male age 62? Male age 62

What could be causing night sweating and sleeplessnes in male age 62? Male age 62

See doc: See your doctor to have this evaluated. This could just be male menopause but there are other diseases that could cause your symptoms. ...Read more

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18 year old with erectile dysfunction. Why does this happen at such a young age?

18 year old with erectile dysfunction. Why does this happen at such a young age?

Not physcical: Most of the time this is psychological or emotional. Hardly is physcical. Probably should do more meditation or relaxing exercise. ...Read more

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What causes fever and sweatiness at night in a post menopausal woman?

What causes fever and sweatiness at night in a post menopausal woman?

Think of infection: If t there is recorded fever , the first thing to think about will be infection . If that is excluded , we can go step by step to explore other possibilities ...Read more

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I'm having a tough time with menopause, over three years of hot flashes and night sweats. Is the degree of discomfort something that is hereditary?

I'm having a tough time with menopause, over three years of hot flashes and night sweats. Is the degree of discomfort something that is hereditary?

Not necessarily.: If you handle menopause the same way as your family you may get the same result. Your endocrine (hormone), immune, and nervous systems are intimately related. If one is out of balance it can affect the others. Your hormones won't work well, despite adequate hormone replacement, if your adrenals and neurotransmitter (chemical messengers in the brain) levels are abnormal. ...Read more

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At young age why enlarge prostrate?

At young age why enlarge prostrate?

Most likely...: Low grade infection. See a urologist!

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Fainting and vomiting in male children at 10years?

Fainting and vomiting in  male children at 10years?

Fainting & vomiting : Your child should be evaluated by a neurologist, if you can't get an appointment soon, take him to E R. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can a teen girl have cervical cancer at such young age?

Can a teen girl have cervical cancer at such young age?

Highly unlikely: Cancer of the cervix is rarely, if ever seen under the age of 25 years. Abnormal cells ( dysplastic cells) can sometimes be confused with cancer but they often resolve with longer follow up as the body can often heal such changes, but they require close monitoring. ...Read more