What are the causes of hot flashes and overheating?

Answer 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 »

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About Hot Flashes in Men?

While most people think that hot flashes are the sole territory of menopausal and post-menopausal women, in fact anyone with hormonal fluctuations can experience these unpleasant and discomforting ... Read More »

How to Alleviate Hot Flashes?

Hot flashes are sudden temporary episodes of heat that feel like a sudden fever. Hot flashes are common in women during menopausal stages. How to alleviate hot flashes will depend on the frequency ... Read More »

What do hot flashes feel like?

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 »

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 »