What do hot flashes feel like?

Answer The reduction of estrogen levels in a woman's body triggers hot flashes during menopause. Hot flashes come with a variety of symptoms that can vary from episode to episode. Hot flashes generally la... Read More »

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What Causes Nauseating Hot Flashes?

Hot flashes are a short and sudden feeling of heat throughout the entire body. They can occur at any time of the day and for a number of reasons but are usually caused by changes in the body's leve... Read More »

What are the causes of hot flashes and overheating?

Symptoms of hot flashes are well known---sweating, anxiety and increased heart rate---and they are signs of a problem with our body's temperature-control center, the hypothalamus. To keep us from o... Read More »

What will stop hot flashes?

Hot flashes cause sweating and redness in the face and are often caused by menopausal changes in a woman's body. Hot flashes may be stopped or reduced in severity with prescription treatments or al... Read More »

What Is a Serving Size of Soybeans for Hot Flashes?

Whether you call them "hot flashes" or "power surges," they are an uncomfortable symptom of menopause. Many women and their doctors agree to limit or avoid the use of hormone replacement therapy to... Read More »