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Hot Flashes in Young Women

Hot flashes are sudden episodes of intense heat pervading the body, followed by chills, lasting for a few minutes. Although brief, a hot flash is distressing, as there is profuse sweating and flushing of the face, chest and neck. Reproductive hormones like estrogen, progesterone, and many others, play a significant role in the overall physiology of women. Their importance is… Read more »

Hot Flashes in Men

Hot flashes or sweats are most common menopause symptoms, and so are mostly associated with women. However, there are many men who suffer from hot flashes and don’t consider any treatment for this condition. But, men experiencing these flashes should seek medical help, as they could be sign pointing a serious health disorder. Causes Andropause: Andropause is male menopause which… Read more »