Excess Sweating - Hyperhidrosis

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Patient UK

Has an information leaflet on Excessive Sweating (Hyperhidrosis).

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Hyperhidrosis Support Group

Their website contains lots of information about Hyperhidrosis (excess sweating) and how it can be treated.

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Embarrassing Problems

Straight-talking advice from a UK doctor on a number of problems. Includes advice on excess sweating.

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Sympathectomy.co.uk

UK resource site for the treatment of hand, armpit and facial over-sweating and facial blushing. Written by a consultant surgeon.

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Medicine Guide for Sweating

Medicine Guides provide reliable information about medicines (drugs), conditions and the different treatment options available. They have been developed in the UK as part of the Medicines Information Project.

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Hyperhydrosis

Information written by a UK consultant in vascular and general surgery.

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Sweat Breaker

Provide treatment for hyperhidrosis and excessive sweating using botox with clinics nationwide.

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Endoscopic Thoracic Sympathectomy

Information from The Circulation Foundation.

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Cervical or Lumbar Sympathectomy for Hyperhidrosis

Information from Cambridge University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

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Hyperhidrosis

Information from the British Association of Dermatologists.

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Hyperhidrosis

Information from the British Skin Foundation.

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Hyperhidrosis

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.


Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

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More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.