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night sweat

[′nīt ‚swet]
(medicine)
Drenching perspiration occurring at night or during sleep in the course of certain febrile diseases.
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For those who suffer from night sweats it can be difficult to establish whether you have woken because you are sweating, or you woke and then started to sweat.
"One of the main benefits of this oestrogen top-up is the impact on hot flushes and night sweats, which are at their worst on hot summer nights when it's so much harder to keep cool.
Consider HRT Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is a treatment used to help relieve some of the most common symptoms of the menopause,such as hot flushes, night sweats,emotional flare-ups and reduced sex drive.
Since they first broke through in 2015, Denver-based Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats have forged a reputation as one of the most joyful, rabble-rousing bands on the live circuit.
"In this large group of women who were not users of hormone therapy, persistent hot flashes and night sweats for 10 or more years were associated with a slight but significant increase in breast cancer incidence," said Dr.
Night sweats are a common symptom in the general population, estimated to occur in about 10% of people.
When asked whether they experienced any symptoms commonly associated with menopause, such as hot flashes and night sweats (vasomotor symptoms), a significant percentage reported having them well into their 60s, 70s and 80s.
You're having difficulty sleeping, your nights are disturbed by night sweats and hot flushes, you're impatient, unable to concentrate and tearful.
MUSIC Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats For two years, Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats have toured the globe, headlining shows and major festivals, including Glastonbury, Coachella, Bonnaroo and New Orleans Jazz Fest.
While some of them find menopause hot flashes and night sweats tolerable, others find them frustrating due to their increased intensity.
Hot flashes, night sweats, and menopause: Changes in hormone levels associated menopause and perimenopause can prompt bursts of sweating.
The use of hormone therapy (HT) to treat postmenopausal symptoms such as hot flashes and night sweats dropped dramatically after research in the early 2000s suggested that HT use was associated with a higher risk of stroke, heart attack, and blood clots.