Sweating

(redirected from Excessive sweating)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.

Sweating

The act or practice of removing gold or some other precious metal from a coin. This has occurred since Roman times. When coins derive their value from the intrinsic value of the metals, sweating has been known to cause significant inflation.
References in periodicals archive ?
In most cases, there is no obvious cause of excessive sweating and it isn't usually a serious risk to health.
In some cases excessive sweating is caused by illnesses, such as obesity, diabetes and high blood pressure.
The miraDry procedure works by heating and eliminating sweat glands under the arms by precisely directing controlled electromagnetic energy to the areas in which excessive sweating under the arms occurs.
Though excessive sweating is a common problem in summers and attributed to the season, many girls in the Capital are going for Botox treatment.
In addition to addressing any underlying cause, doctors may prescribe injectable Robinul or oral propranolol to tame the excessive sweating.
Mon Ray Antiperspirant continues to offer patients suffering with excessive sweating problems an option for something that is effective but with minimum side effects.
Rarely, a true medical condition can cause excessive sweating, so if this issue is new or if your son is losing weight or otherwise doesn't feel well, he really ought to go talk to a physician.
The armpits account for one per cent the body's surface area, but excessive sweating here causes social embarrassment and can damage clothes.
PHOENIX -- All 16 patients involved in preliminary open-label trials responded to off-label treatment with terazosin for antidepressant-treatment with terazosin for antidepressant induced excessive sweating.
According to Ghaida, if the sugar level drops below 70, or if the person experiences excessive sweating or palpitation, he/she should immediately break the fast and consume something sweet.
She said most of the conditions were due to high humidity and excessive sweating.