Excessive sweating, otherwise known as hyperhidrosis, is a problem that is mostly found on the palms of the hands, underarms, face, groin and the soles of the feet.
Excessive sweating does not pose a serious threat to your health however, those that suffer from the condition may find it distressing and there can be a certain level of embarrassment.
There are many factors that can contribute to excessive sweating. It is said that the condition occurs as a result of the nervous system that is the control system for sweating.
Secondary Hyperhidrosis is the occurrence of excessive sweating that is a result of external factors. This can range from pregnancy, medication, low blood sugar, anxiety and overactive thyroid gland.
Excessive sweating is so common that it is estimated that 1 in 3 out of every 100 people consider themselves as a sufferer.