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I'm only 31 years old and everytime I go to bed my legs sweat really bad then when I fall asleep I wake up in coldswests and im soaking wetplusiwakeup?

I'm only 31 years old and everytime I go to bed my legs sweat really bad then when I fall asleep I wake up in coldswests and im soaking wetplusiwakeup?

Air circulation: Try using a fan to move the air around in your room. Also try to reduce the room temperature.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Drink enough water daily so that your urine is mostly colorless.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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I hav severe sinusitis & need surgery. Could this contribute to all of a sudden having night sweats? Nvr had b4 but mainly legs sweat, sometmes bak 2.

I hav severe sinusitis & need surgery. Could this contribute to all of a sudden having night sweats? Nvr had b4 but mainly legs sweat, sometmes bak 2.

No: Sinusitis requiring surgical drainage will not produce systemic effects such as sweating of legs or night sweating. Latter is more of a systemic problem that might have resulted from progression of sinusitis. Chest X ray and WBC needed to further evaluate cause of additional symptoms but should follow drainage of the sinuses. ...Read more

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Sweat profusely in armpits and behind legs. You can see it through my clothes. Sitting on a leather chair also makes my legs sweat bad. What can help?

Sweat profusely in armpits and behind legs. You can see it through my clothes. Sitting on a leather chair also makes my legs sweat bad. What can help?

Hyperhidrosis: Profuse sweating may be due to an overactive thyroid, fever, aspirin, or estrogen deficiency but you are too young for the latter. Sometimes there is no known cause. These overactive sweat glands have been treated with external applications of antiperspirants or with surgery. Start with a consultation with a dermatologist for evaluation and perhaps a referral to another specialist will be made ...Read more

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21 y/o female. Legs sweat bad in my sleep. Lately been soaking my sheets. Sometimes nausea is associated while trying to sleep. Going on for 2 years?

21 y/o female. Legs sweat bad in my sleep. Lately been soaking my sheets. Sometimes nausea is associated while trying to sleep. Going on for 2 years?

Hyper hydro sis?: Could be overactive parasympathetic nervous system, could be hyperthyroidism. You should talk to your doc and get a thorough work up. ...Read more

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Loud pitch in both ears; blurred vision; off balance; fell from weak legs: cold sweat; mumbling; twitching uncontrollable; and nausea. What was this?

Loud pitch in both ears; blurred vision; off balance; fell from weak legs: cold sweat; mumbling; twitching uncontrollable; and nausea. What was this?

Serious stuff: These symtoms are very abnormal and potentially very serious. Given the serious nature of your complaints and varied types of complaints that you have, I think the ONLY best answer is see a PMD as soon as possible or go to the local hospital emergency department if there is no doctor that can see you immediately. Even if the symptoms have already resolved you should still be evaluated soon. ...Read more

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I have woken up a couple of times in the past couple of weeks to my legs drenched in sweat below the knee. Is this a sign of cancer or something bad?

I have woken up a couple of times in the past couple of weeks to my legs drenched in sweat below the knee. Is this a sign of cancer or something bad?

No: Nobody knows why this happens. If you have accompanying fever or weight loss, or you develop an obviously over-enlarged lymph node or two, cough, or splinter hemorrhages on your proximal nailbeds, get seen. ...Read more

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Why do a sweat on legs at night, I am man and diabetic type 2 no medicines

Why do a sweat on legs at night, I am man and diabetic type 2 no medicines

Sugar levels?: Night sweats might be a sign of abnormal blood sugar levels. I suggest checking your blood sugar levels to see if at the time of sweating they are high (>200) or too low (<70). ...Read more

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A small bump popped up in the crease of her vagina and it been there for three months. She thought it was cause her legs rub and she sweat but sometimes it bleeds and it haven't went away yet....?

A small bump popped up in the crease of her vagina and it been there for three months. She thought it was cause her legs rub and she sweat but sometimes it bleeds and it haven't went away yet....?

See Clinician: If lesion is persisting and bothering her, she should see a clinician who can examine the lesion, perform diagnostic tests or biopsy if needed, and remove or treat it appropriately. Take Care! ...Read more

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How to avoid skin allergy occured due to sweat between legs?

Powders: Apply powders such as gold bond may help keep the legs cool and from rubbing or chaffing. Also wearing breathable materials such as cotton could help. ...Read more

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Why do I always break out in-between my legs? I don't sweat a lot. But always have a bunch of pimples and some blackheads. What can I do to prevent?

Why do I always break out in-between my legs? I don't sweat a lot. But always have a bunch of pimples and some blackheads. What can I do to prevent?

It depends,,,: It depends on your body and possibly your habits. If you're heavy your legs might rub together and get irritated, causing pimples, etc. If you wear tight clothing, this can happen, also if you don't dry yourself there after washing. So if these need to be corrected, this can be helped. If they don't, then antiseptic or drying creams might help. If it still persists, see a skin doctor. ...Read more

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Very frustrated! Cant do anything. Housework, walking makes my feet red and hot. Like almost purple. Sweat and legs feel weak and fainty please help me?

Very frustrated! Cant do anything. Housework, walking makes my feet red and hot. Like almost purple. Sweat and legs feel weak and fainty please help me?

May need a work up: So sorry to hear this. I've had many patients with these symptoms over the years and the underlying cause varies. For your age and sex my fist thought would be a sympathetic nerve pathology, perhaps a Raynauds. Other fairly common causes are secondary to an old cold injury, secondary to a lower back problem, ....I would suggest contacting your primary physician for an initial work up or referral. ...Read more

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I'm female and sweat in my leg creases. Is there any safe antiperspirant I can use in that area?

I'm female and sweat in my leg creases. Is there any safe antiperspirant I can use in that area?

Most: Antiperspirants which are POWDER based may be used safely in the leg creases...avoid ALCOHOL based sprays (and pure talcum has had recent "adverse" attention for use "down below"!
Hope this is helpful
Dr Z ...Read more

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I can't stand sweat pants material against my left leg its been bothering me for a while what could cause this?

I can't stand sweat pants material against my left leg its been bothering me for a while what could cause this?

Sensitivity: It sounds like your skin or nerves are hypersensitive. There are many causes of this. A common causes of hypersensitivity on the outer thigh is called "meralgia parasthetica." Which is caused by irritation of the nerves over your thigh. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you sweat alot between your legs?

What does it mean when you sweat alot between your legs?

Is the skin: Touching the skin? That can be a cause and it is best is you can figure out how to get cotton on your legs or powder to keep then dry ...Read more

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I sweat really bad between my legs. I can't wear dresses or shorts. It doesn't matter if it is a hot day or not. What are my options to fix the problem?

Antiperspirants +: There are many causes of excessive sweating, hyperhidrosis and treatment would depend on the cause. You may try antiperspirants. Please visit this site for more info and suggestions for care.
http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0004518/. ...Read more

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Why don't I get sweat on my legs during workout? My main focus is to lose fat from lower half of my body.

Why don't I get sweat on my legs during workout? My main focus is to lose fat from lower half of my body.

Normal.: There are sweat glands located all over the body in varying amounts. Some of us rarely sweat on arms and legs, when we are sweating in other areas. Where you sweat does not determine where you lose fat. There is no relation. Keep exercising and count calories. ...Read more

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I am having sweats, weightloss, leg numbness and and fat instool?

I am having sweats, weightloss, leg numbness and and fat instool?

See MD: Go to your primary medical doctor to get diagnosed and treated. ...Read more

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I am having sweats, weightloss, leg numbness and fat instool. What can I do to treat these symptoms?

I am having sweats, weightloss, leg numbness and fat instool. What can I do to treat these symptoms?

See your doctor: It is important to visit with a physician to determine what is causing your symptoms. ...Read more

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I sweat a lot in the cracks of my legs and it smells even right after the shower. This hasn't always been like this. How can I treat this?

Yeast: You may have a yeast or fungal infection. Regular soaps do not seem very effective. You need a medicated soap, or better use a medicated powder such as gold bond after shower and cleansing the area thoroughly. Sometimes topical antifungal agents may be necessary, see your dr if this condition persists. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of too much unpleasant sweat in between the legs, (groin0 irrespective of bathing thoroughly and frequently?

What could be the cause of too much unpleasant sweat in between the legs, (groin0 irrespective of bathing thoroughly and frequently?

Hyperhidrosis: This symptom is called hyperhidrosis. None of the medications that you are on cause it. Common medical causes include: thyroid problems
diabetes
alcoholism
infectious diseases like tuberculosis
parkinson's disease
rheumatoid arthritis
stroke
heart failure
cancers like leukemia and lymphom
primary hyperhidrosis
please be evaluated for these by your doctor. ...Read more

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My whole body sweat so fast even if didn't make any effort! My chest my back between my legs my head and face! I feel so embarrassed at work.

My whole body sweat so fast even if didn't make any effort! My chest my back between my legs my head and face! I feel so embarrassed at work.

Check thyroid: Hi. There are several disease processes that can cause sweating. The most common would probably be some infection, but you'd probably have some focal symptoms not mentioned to help suggest that. Otherwise, hyperthyroidism would probably be the most common. Talk with your doctor about your symptoms, and let him/her do an exam and order appropriate diagnostic tests. Good luck! ...Read more

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Why only night sweats on my legs I am Dietbetic just pills no insulin?

Why only night sweats on my legs I am Dietbetic just pills no insulin?

Sweats on legs, DM: Can be related to low glucose at night, would have a pre-bedtime snack (apple 1/2 sandwich) check glucose before bedtime and occ in middle of night and see if getting hypoglycemic. May also be related to thyroid- or autonomic dysregulation due to neuropathy of diabetes or menopause, medications or rare infections or masses. F/u with doctor. ...Read more

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To day I went reely funny and my legs felt cold and I started to sweat and my body and hands started to shake?

To day I went reely funny and my legs felt cold and I started to sweat and my body and hands started to shake?

A sudden increase in: ...the stress hormone adrenalin (epinephrine) could explain all these symptoms. Generalized anxiety & panic attacks, low blood sugar and the startle response can cause the release of adrenalin. However, I don't have enough information to provide a complete list of potential causes, much less provide a firm diagnosis. Please see your GP. Best wishes! Dr. Anne. ...Read more

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My husband sweats at the lower legs at night he also started having erection problems and he started feeling tired most time.

My husband sweats at the lower legs at night he also started having erection problems and he started feeling tired most time.

See answer: Night sweats by themselves are common and often the cause is not serious, readily apparent, or as simple as high bedroom temperature, too many blankets, or dietary indiscretions before bedtime. However, in conjunction with other symptoms such as ED and fatigue, a hormone abnormality such as low testosterone, thyroid dysfunction, or systemic illness is more likely. Recommend full evaluation by MD. ...Read more

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I experience severe night sweats on and off since may. I sweat mostly on my legs and my hairline but also my chest. I have no other symptoms. Help?

I experience severe night sweats on and off since may. I sweat mostly on my legs and my hairline but also my chest. I have no other symptoms. Help?

Night sweats: I experience severe night sweats on and off since may. I sweat mostly on my legs and my hairline but also my chest. I have no other symptoms. Help? ANS: great time for a live video consult to see what is going on. Here for next 3 hours. Help is only a second away. ...Read more