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What Causes You to Sweat? Hidrosis and Hyperhidrosis

Discover health information about sweating and its causes.
Excessive anger can make your skin drip.
Exercise is great for your health, but it also causes sweatiness.
Just put your foot in your mouth? That stress could be making your underarms moist.
In sickness, sweat is more excessive than in health.
If your skin moisture has become excessive, you may have a health condition.
Caffeine can cause symptoms because of its effect on the nervous system.
Here's some information you may want to consider before pouring on the hot sauce--doing so could make your shirt soggy.
One symptom of menopause is excessive perspiration.
Photo of sweaty guy drinking heavily.
You know it's bad for your health in other ways, but smoking also leads to excessive perspiration.
Your health care probably depends on certain medications, but they may also result in perspiration.
Does love leave a medical footprint? It does. One symptom is perspiration.
Here's some medical information you may not consider while pregnant--while you care for your unborn child, your child is probably making you perspire.

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Reviewed by Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD on Friday, May 05, 2017

What Causes You to Sweat? Hidrosis and Hyperhidrosis

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