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Why Is My Body Always So Hot
Symptoms please?: Bloating, irregular stools, and fullness may reflect diet (check your fiber intake), alterations in the population of healthy gut flora we each carry, food intolerances, maldigestion due to problems of the small intestine, pancreas, or biliary tree, changes in GI motility (how well your GI tract mixes and moves food along), various infections, and even irritable bowel syndrome. Testing is easy. ...Read more
See a doctor: Feeling hot all the time is one symptom of an overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism), and a doctor can check for other symptoms and physical exam abnormalities, and get lab tests to see if the thyroid levels are abnormal. Other considerations might be menopause, food sensitiivty (alcohol, chocolate can cause flushing), medication side effects, or infections. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sweat where: in fact if it is hot (above 98.6) and you do not sweat you will die of heat stroke. Or if you exercise and generate heat but no sweat at lower Ts you may also die. This is because sweating helps cool the body as the water in the sweat evaporates. Every one is different. Some sweat on chest, others arms & legs others all over. The location seems to be inherited and fairly constant in same person. ...Read more
Vasoconstriction: The blood vessels begin to narrow (vasoconstrict) limiting the amount of blood going to the endometrium(lining of the uterus which sheds) and peripheral places. this pattern alternates to open and close with feedback to your brain's thermostat (hypothalamus) which is next door to where the pituitary is undergoing hormone regulation. (changes) at the time of your menstrual cycle. ...Read more
Yes: Your internal thermostat is likely set higher than hers. ...Read more
Have physical: Have complete physical exam 1st.Get a more detailed answer ›
Clarify: If by hot you mean attractive your husband may be intimidated that you are catching the attention of too many men. If you mean sexual drive than you may be referring to a point in a relationship hormonally where a woman's sex drive is greater than a man's sex drive. Again, he may be intimidated by this, or think your sexuality iss being driven by an attraction to someone else. ...Read more
Unlikely to harm: It can cause changes in the dilation of vessels, but unlikely to harm. ...Read more
You sound sick!: If you have a PCP go see him/her for a workup. This is not the sort of issue that is appropriate to be dealt with in 400 spaces on the internet. ...Read more
Im wuried about my son he keeps burning up all over his body can u give me any tips to cool him down pls?
Temperature: First, check his temperature. If he is greater than 101 degrees f or 39 degrees c, give him tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen. Otherwise loose fitting clothing and some sort of fan device helps a lot. Packing children ice is not recommended typically. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hot sensations and tingling in parts of my body, mostly on my left side. What can be the possiable causes?
Hot and tingling : List of considerations is extensive. Your doctor uses your information to help localize where the problem is and what the cause might be. When checking with your doctor describe if it involves the face, if there is pain anywhere in the spine, what makes the sensations worse, duration of symptoms, other associated symptoms like leg weakness, bladder problems or impotency. ...Read more