Summer Sweats

Do I have the summer sweats or something else?

Summer sweats – or hyperhidrosis? Summer sweats are nothing new. Somehow, we’ve all barely blinked and it’s nearly the middle of the year! For much of the globe, this means the heat of the summer is rapidly approaching. The thing about night sweats and hot flashes is that when it’s cold outside — you’re much […]

best night sweats sheets

Night Sweats Sheets: Why are they needed?

The first day of Spring was last week. The weather is warming and your bedroom may be, too! As we approach our 12th year in business next month amidst all the global uncertainty, a few things are certain. We know sleep, we know sweat and we know the best night sweats sheets. As Wicked Sheets blog readers […]

excessive sweating and heart conditions

Excessive Sweating and Heart Conditions

Excessive Sweating and Heart Conditions Excessive sweating and heart conditions are often linked, as sweating without physical exertion is often an indicator of stress on the body. When excessive sweating is due to an underlying medical condition such as a heart attack, angina or subacute endocarditis it is called secondary hyperhidrosis. If excessive sweating is associated with tightness in the chest, left arm, […]

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Night Sweats and Cancer: World Cancer Day

Night Sweats and Cancer Today is World Cancer Day. Celebrated around the globe, World Cancer Day ‘aims to save millions of preventable deaths each year by raising awareness and education about the disease, pressing governments and individuals across the world to take action.’ We write each year about World Cancer Day to help raise awareness and […]

thyroid cause night sweats

Can the thyroid cause night sweats? How sweating and thyroid dysfunction may be related.

Are you often revved up, sweaty, or anxious? Your thyroid gland could be to blame for an increase in your sweat production. This great regulator of your body’s metabolism and your mind sometimes goes haywire — particularly in women. The thyroid, a butterfly-shaped gland in the front of the neck, produces hormones that control the […]