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Stressing Over Excessive Sweating?

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29 Aug 2017 - General
 

Hyperhydrosis is a medical condition characterized by sweating that exceeds the amount necessary for thermoregulation. This chronic disorder is accompanied by a constellation of negative psychosocial effects, often leading to emotional and social embarrssment. In fact, the disease burden can be comparable to having physical malformation. Thereapeutic options include the use of antiperspirants, laser treatments, botulinum toxin injections and surgery--scraping of sweat glands.