Chronic sweating is a medical condition that causes excessive perspiration. Although there are several names for this condition, such as hyperhidrosis or axillary hyperhidrosis, the most common name in English-speaking countries is “hyperhidrosis”. It might be useful to think of it as being similar to poison ivy – once you have been exposed to it your body can never get rid of it!
What Causes Excessive Sweating?
If you have excessive sweating easily find ways of controlling this problem so that you don’t need to rely on medication. There are many different things that cause excessive sweating and each person will have their own triggers. The major one being tight clothing or underarm hair which can provoke an attack if disturbed by movement etc., but other factors include: