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Dr. Morton Levitt
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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 stop sweating in my hands and feet?

How can I stop sweating in my hands and feet?

Maxim...: ...Is an otc antiperspirant, available online, that i've found effective (no financial interest). If that doesn't work, the drionic device (also available online) is effective for some. Oral prescription medications are available, but they tend to cause side effects and i try to avoid them whenever possible. Sometimes they are necessary, though, to control this embarrassing problem. ...Read more

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How can I stop my hands from sweating so much,it's so embarrassing?

How can I stop my hands from sweating so much,it's so embarrassing?

Hyperhydrosis: This can be a hard problem to treat. You can try antiperspirants like DrySol on hands if not too irritating. Electrolysis by a dermatologist can help. For severe uncontrolled cases, surgical interventions are available but expensive. ...Read more

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How can I make my hands stop sweating?

How can I make my hands stop sweating?

First evaluation: If hyperhydrosis, surgery can be quite successful for appropriate candidates. While done often by experienced thoracic surgeons (vats), it is chest surgery (major surgery). There are risks and benefits. Appropriate candidates should be selected. This link may help: http://goo.Gl/rsl68 this link to consensus: http://goo.Gl/isann. ...Read more

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How do I stop my hands from sweating or being cold all the time?

How do I stop my hands from sweating or being cold all the time?

See doctor: You may have hyperhidrosis which can affect both hands and feet. This is excess sympathetic nervous function. This can be corrected by thoracoscopic sympathectomy. First see a neurologist to be assessed to see if you are a candidate for procedure. ...Read more