Help For People With Problem Perspiration
North American Precis Syndicate
Know sweat: Excessive perspiration can be a medical
condition called hyperhidrosis that you can learn about at SweatHelp.org.
(NAPSI)—A common but hidden scourge, excessive perspiration is a
serious medical condition called hyperhidrosis that affects nearly 367
Lisa Pieretti, executive director of the International Hyperhidrosis
Society (IHhS), notes, “The pressures of dealing with a ‘sweating
problem’ around peers can be catastrophic to self-esteem and more. Too
often, people become anxious about going to work, socializing with friends,
or being out in public in general. But when those with hyperhidrosis receive
support, understanding, and appropriate treatment, their lives can be
Consider these common myths:
Myth: Sweaty people are
Truth: People with
hyperhidrosis sweat excessively regardless of mood, weather or activity.
Myth: Night sweats are a “female
Truth: Night sweats can be
serious for anyone. Any changes in your pattern of sweating should be
evaluated by a physician.
Myth: Antiperspirants are for
Truth: You can use most
antiperspirants nearly anywhere sweating is a problem. One of the most
effective available without a prescription, Certain Dri, was specifically
developed for people who suffer from excessive sweating.
If you produce excess perspiration, ask your doctor to help you to not
just “know sweat” but achieve a more comfortable, happier life.
Learn more at www.SweatHelp.org.
On the Net:North American Precis Syndicate, Inc.(NAPSI)