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Doctor insights on: Sweat Stains

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I have recently noticed purple sweat stains on a few items of clothes. Why is my sweat purple?

I have recently noticed purple sweat stains on a few items of clothes. Why is my sweat purple?

Purple sweat: Review your diet including supplements, spices, exposure to metals, iodine. f/U w/dermatologist http://health.howstuffworks.com/skin-care/problems/medical/chromhidrosis.htm ...Read more

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When I go to gym I sweat a lot. What could be the cause(s)? Thank you.

Conditioning: Producing sweat is one of the more efficient ways the body uses to disperse body heat. In general, as people get more conditioned, they tend to sweat less than when they first start an exercise program; so sticking with a conditioning program can sometimes lead to a decrease in excessive sweating. Persistent excessive sweat production is a medical condition, so be seen if it continues. ...Read more

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What is in sweat?

What is in sweat?

Sweating: Perspiration (sweating, transpiration, or diaphoresis) is the production of a fluid consisting primarily of water as well as various dissolved solids (chiefly chlorides), that is excreted by the sweat glands in the skin of mammals.[1] sweat contains the chemicals or odorants 2-methylphenol (o-cresol) and 4-methylphenol (p-cresol), as well as a small amount of urea. ...Read more

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How to stop but sweat?

Antiperspirant: It doesn't care where you put it. Try an antiperspirant. Sprays can work well in locations like this. ...Read more