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Women, What's Making You Sweat?

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  • Treatment options for excessive sweating
  • Information about the causes of excessive sweating
  • Tips for dealing with some of life's sweaty situations

Reviewed by Arefa Cassoobhoy, MD, MPH on October 15, 2013



  1. UpToDate: “Primary focal hyperhidrosis”
  2. Medline Plus: "Sweating."
  3. Rowland, T. J Appl Physiol 2008; vol 105: pp 718-724.
  4. Bronshvag, M. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition; February 1978: pp 307-309.
  5. Merck Manuals Online Medical Library: "Hyperhidrosis."
  6. International Hyperhidrosis Society: "Common Drugs/Medications Known to Cause Diaphoresis Listed by Therapeutic Class."
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