Medical Minute - Stinky
Last updated 9/20/2007 at Noon
Last week’s article about how to treat stinky feet was received with great appreciation. I was walking through Old Town Temecula and I cannot tell you how many sandal-clad people ran up to thank me, some weeping with joy.
So, this week we will continue the treatment for the olfactory assaulted by exploring excessive sweating, known in the medical business as hyperhydrosis.
The unfortunate cause of excessive sweating is often just luck of the genes – you come from a family of sweaty folks. There are a few other conditions that may make this condition worse: obesity, inactivity and nerv...