Is Hyperhidrosis Dangerous?
A 2016 study indicates that the prevalence of hyperhidrosis in the US was 4.8% (approximately 15.3 million people). That is a fairly significant statistic when it comes to the U.S. population. But what exactly is hyperhidrosis, and is hyperhidrosis dangerous? In this blog, we will explore just that! What Is Hyperhidrosis? A hyperhidrosis patient sweats […]
Does Hyperhidrosis Affect Sex?
Hyperhidrosis is a chronic skin disorder characterized by the over-reactivity of the sweat glands. Hyperhidrosis patients may sweat profusely in situations and times when other people won’t sweat as much. This condition has varied effects on a patient’s daily life, including the quality of their sex life. The condition can lower a patient’s self-esteem, negatively […]
Does Exercise Help Hyperhidrosis?
Perhaps you used to sweat excessively only during intense exercise sessions, but you have recently noticed that you seem to be sweating profusely even when you aren’t working out. In this case, it is possible that hyperhidrosis is to blame. In such a situation, you may be wondering if the exercise that makes you sweat […]
Does Hyperhidrosis Go Away With Age?
If you are asking does hyperhidrosis go away with age, you have found yourself in the right place. Some things get better with age, but hyperhidrosis is not one of them. Excessive sweating at any age can take a toll on your self-esteem, stopping you from living life as fully as you deserve. Hyperhidrosis affects […]
Sweaty Feet in Sandals: Prevention, Products, Tips & More
It almost goes without saying: your feet do a lot of work. The average American walks between 3,000 to 4,000 steps daily (around 1.5 to 2 miles), and health experts recommend expanding that significantly to 10,000 steps (five miles). If you’re walking up to five miles a day, your feet are going to perspire. In […]
How to Stop Excessive Underarm Sweating
When you’re at the gym, on a run, or simply out and about in some stifling summer heat, you expect to sweat. Sweating in these situations is not only natural and common, but it is also necessary to regulate the body’s temperature. However, unexpected sweating can really put a damper on your day. One of […]
Is Hyperhidrosis Genetic?
Hyperhidrosis is a medical condition characterized by excessive sweating. This sweating most often occurs on the hands, feet, underarms, or crotch region, but excessive sweating really can happen all over the body. It is estimated that 5% of the global population suffers from this condition, yet it is often undetected, undiagnosed, and therefore, untreated. It […]
How to Control Facial Blushing 101
Facial blushing is a natural emotional response and a common symptom of many conditions, including anxiety and menopause. Since everyone experiences some degree of facial blushing, a lot of us have developed different techniques to cope with it. Here’s our guide on how to control facial blushing! Quick Guide to Stop Facial Blushing 4 Types […]
Who Do I See For Hyperhidrosis?
Hyperhidrosis, or excessive sweating, is a very common condition across the world. Oftentimes, however, it can go untreated or unreported. In fact, it has been found that about ½ of the people who suffer from hyperhidrosis never even tell their doctor. This is most often because they don’t think it is a medical condition they […]
How Do Animals Keep Cool?
We are all aware of how brutal a hot summer month can get between temperatures and humidity. Humans have many ways to keep them cool, both natural and man-made. But what about the animals that don’t live in houses with air conditioning. How do animals keep cool? The Center of Hyperhidrosis has identified 10 ways […]
Unique & Unusual Sweat Stopping Techniques
By now, you have probably heard of, or read about, a number of sweat prevention tips and tricks. Try different deodorants, shave your armpits, wear dark clothes to mask sweat stands, hydrate your body, and on and on and on. These are all great techniques to know and practice- but they aren’t your only options. […]
Hyperhidrosis: Facts and Fictions
Everyone knows what sweating is because, quite frankly, everyone sweats. The average person, however, may not know what hyperhidrosis is- even if they have the condition. Hyperhidrosis, in simple terms, is excessive sweating. There can be a lot of misconceptions when it comes to this condition and its effects, however. Which is why the experts […]