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There has been a few times over past few weeks that I have either come out with a sweat or I have got goosebumps and got really cold, should I worry?

There has been a few times over past few weeks that I have either come out with a sweat or I have got goosebumps and got really cold, should I worry?

Can be an infection: Please see your GP as these symptoms could be the start of an infection. Difficult to determine where infection is without proper examination ...Read more

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Been having a rushing almost spreading feeling at night starts at feet, chills, sweat, body aches, throat pain, goosebumps, on anitboltics for 1 yr?

See physician: If you are having shaking chills or if your are sweating so that your bed clothes are wet, you may have an infection or other medical problem that is not affected by the antibiotic that you have been taking. You need to see your physician for a complete evaluation and an explanation of why you have been taking that antibiotic ...Read more

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I got a goose egg on the right side of my head. It has beenswollen for two days. Now, the swelling has reached my eye and head and it is black as well. Ice does not work. Is taking Advil (ibuprofen) good? What else can I do?

I got a goose egg on the right side of my head. It has beenswollen for two days. Now, the swelling has reached my eye and head and it is black as well. Ice does not work. Is taking Advil (ibuprofen) good? What else can I do?

Head injury: It sounds like you've injured your head, and the swelling cannot be expected to go away immediately. I see you're also having dizziness. You need to be seen by a doctor since the swelling is extending and you're dizzy. You can go to an er to be examined. Concussion is possible. The homeopathic remedy arnica 30c may help with the bruising and swelling. A dose every 3-4 hours for first 2 days. ...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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What causes cold sweats?

What causes cold sweats?

Many things: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more

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Why do we get goose bumps?

Why do we get goose bumps?

Hair follicle muscle: Each hair follicle has an attached erector pili muscle. Goose flesh occurs when those muscles contract, pulling the hair vertically and producing a small bump of muscle under the skin. Stimulators are cold and fear. ...Read more

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Why do I sweat for no reason?

Why do I sweat for no reason?

Hyperhidrosis: Hyperhidrosis or excessive sweating is a common disorder affecting many people. Palmar hyperhidrosis or sweaty palms is the most common form of hyperhidrosis, causing excessive sweating of the hands.
Hyperhidrosis can also cause excessive foot, underarm and facial sweating. It is thought that hyperhidrosis is a result of over activity of the sympathetic nervous system. ...Read more

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Will melatonin cause sweats?

Will melatonin cause sweats?

Unlikely: This is not a common side effect for melatonin. ...Read more

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Why do my palms sweat all day?

Why do my palms sweat all day?

Hyperhidrosis.: Suspect this has been lifelong problem in which case it is just you. If this is new might want to see doc to exclude meds or hyper. Autonomic state. ...Read more

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What causes night neck sweats?

What causes night neck sweats?

Time to see your doc: Most of the time, nights sweats can come and go and aren't a sign of serious health problems. However, if you recurrently experience night sweats, you should contact your doctor for a full history, exam and possible tests. ...Read more

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Is Ebola transmitted from sweat?

Is Ebola transmitted from sweat?

Potentially -yes: Sweat is one of the body fluids which can transmit Ebola. ...Read more

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Is it normal for babies to sweat?

Is it normal for babies to sweat?

Yes: Some babies sweat a lot more than others. Younger babies are often overdressed, so they work up a sweat during feedings. Young babies also can't kick their blankets off, so sometimes they sweat a lot during sleep. If a baby seems to change colors (turn bluish, dusky, or pale), has trouble breathing (breathing very fast when not doing much), or has other odd symptoms, a doctor should evaluate. ...Read more

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Why do I wake up in cold sweats?

Why do I wake up in cold sweats?

Cold Sweats: Cold sweats can mean many things including inflammatory disease, infection, hormone changes (testosterone, thyroid). See your physician. ...Read more

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Why do I when sleep always sweat?

Why do I when sleep always sweat?

Sleep apnea : Sweating during sleep can be caused from a variety of problems including sleep apnea, medication side effect, hormonal changes and infection. In my practice sweating is one of the physical signs of apnea (stopping breathing) so a sleep study would be very reasonable if the others above are ruled out. ...Read more

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Why do my son sweat in his sleep?

If not ill or sick:: If your bedroom is unusually hot or you are using too many bedclothes, you may begin to sweat during sleep — and this is normal. Your healthy son may have a condition known as idiopathic hyperhidrosis. It is a condition in which the body chronically produces too much sweat without any identifiable medical cause. ...Read more

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Why do I sweat from my anus a lot?

Why do I sweat from my anus a lot?

Adults have sweat: Glands around the anus, and some asre more active than others. That being said are you sure it is sweat and not seepage from the anus of mucus and or stool keeping your bottom wet. This can be due to many things including a degree of constipation, hemorrhoids, fistula or fissures. See a colon and rectal doctor for evaluation and recommendations. ...Read more

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Why my skin is salty when I sweat?

Skin is Salty: The bitter taste on the skin can be due to more amount of sodium or salts being secreted in the sweat. When the water in the sweat evaporates, it leaves the salts (sodium, chloride and potassium) behind on your skin, which is why your skin tastes salty.If there is any excess of salts then it can give a bitter taste. ...Read more

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Why does my dad sweat when he eats?

Why does my dad sweat when he eats?

Gustatory sweating: Sweating is normal after eating spicy foods. Otherwise, gustatory sweating is most commonly a result of damage to a nerve that goes to the parotid gland, the large salivary gland in the cheek. This is called frey syndrome, and the sweating is usually on one side of the head. Gustatory sweating is also a rare complication of diabetes, so if this is a frequent problem your dad should see his doctor. ...Read more

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If basal temp is low why do I sweat?

If basal temp is low why do I sweat?

Sweating: Your body is too hot for your thermostat in your body and sweating helps cool it down. Listen to your body. ...Read more

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Why do I sweat so much for no reason?

Why do I sweat so much for no reason?

Normal variation: There is a whole spectrum of sweatiness in normal people. Losing weight will likely help. ...Read more

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Why doesn't a child's sweat smell bad?

Hormones: They are not present so bacteria does not grow as easily. ...Read more

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Is sweat test a very common procedure?

Is sweat test a very common procedure?

No: The sweat test is for the determination of cystic fibrosis and there are not a great amount of patients upon whom this information is needed. If you suspect this condition in your offspring, see your pediatrician for a referral. ...Read more

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Why does my 3yr old sweat every night?

Why does my 3yr old sweat every night?

3 year old: Young children tend to sweat a lot during sleep due to their fast metabolisms. In the absence of other symptoms, like fever or respiratory distress, it is normal. ...Read more