Archive for May 13, 2019
Hyperhidrosis is a common medical condition, one that is characterized by the presence of excessive sweating among its sufferers. In fact, this condition impacts up to 3% of the total population of the United States at any given time and does not seem to favor men or women more than the other. However, it must be noted that hyperhidrosis tends to strike in the adult years, as it has been found to be by and large the most common among those who fall between the age range of 25 years of age and 64 years old (which is still quite wide, of course). For many of the eight million people in the United States who live with this condition, for many there is a genetic link. After all, no fewer than 30% (and up to half) of all people with hyperhidrosis will be able to note a family member having the same condition, suggesting a genetic link for the continuation of the condition.
Fortunately, hyperhidrosis is not necessarily a dangerous condition and is certainly not a deadly one. This does n