Hyperhidrosis Awareness Month 2021 Wrap

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After another unprecedented year with numerous important issues for us to turn our attention to, we are so thankful for and inspired by the hyperhidrosis (Hh) community for making 2021’s Hyperhidrosis Awareness Month so impactful! After you reflect on the month and its impacts, please consider donating to the International Hyperhidrosis Society for #GivingTuesday.

Think You #KnowSweat? Test Your Knowledge of the International Hyperhidrosis Society

Artboard 1 copy 14quizThink You #KnowSweat? Test Your Knowledge of the International Hyperhidrosis Society

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Prince, iTunes, ladybugs and more...
Don't wait, take our third Hyperhidrosis Awareness Month quiz today!
In the process, you’ll also learn how many pages of content the International Hyperhidrosis Society website has (it’s a lot), how many people are part of our community (again, a lot), how old we are, and whether we offer a hyperhidrosis dating app. 

Intrigued? 

Wait, it gets better: The first person to get a perfect score on EACH quiz can earn some seriously useful prizes from companies that make sweat-managing products, and who also support the International Hyperhidrosis Society

Take #KnowSweat Quiz #3 now and check out Quizzes #1 and #2 if you haven’t already.  

IHhS Presents Ask Me Anything: miraDry

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As part of Hyperhidrosis Awareness Month 2021, please join the International Hyperhidrosis Society for a deep-dive conversation all about miraDry, an FDA-cleared treatment for underarm hyperhidrosis, or excessive sweating.  

This webinar event will take place Thursday, November 18th at 6pm EST, and is free and open to anyone.  We do have a maximum capacity of 250 attendees, however, so please save your spot by registering as soon as possible!

When you register,  you can submit your questions in advance. 

Looking forward to hearing from you soon!

Think You #KnowSweat? Test Your Knowledge of Hyperhidrosis Diagnosis + Treatments

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If you took our Hyperhidrosis Awareness Month Quiz #1, you know whether gorillas and elephants sweat, or not; if dark pigmented underarms can be linked to excessive sweating; and how legit ignihidrosis is (uh, isn’t?), Smartypants!

Are you ready to test your knowledge again? 

November is Hyperhidrosis Awareness Month!

Hham quiz1Hyperhidrosis Awareness Month starts NOW. 
An Underserved Medical Condition, 27% of Adults NEVER diagnosed, 
Excessive Sweating Nearly TRIPLES Anxiety & Depression Risks 

Hyperhidrosis (Hh) affects more than 365 million people worldwide, causing them (us!) to sweat four or five times more than what’s considered “normal,” “natural,” or necessary as a reaction to temperature, exertion, or stress. 

The impacts of this volume of (uncontrollable and unpredictable!) sweating range from:

  • Feelings of intense discomfort due to wet clothing, dripping perspiration, slippery skin, and chilling dampness, to...
  • Stigma, embarrassment and significantly increased risks of depression, anxiety and attention deficit disorder. Get involved. Take the sweat challenge!

Master class review

Artboard 1 copy 11cme 2021 rice blogExciting “Firsts” at the 2021 Hyperhidrosis Master Class

Our 2021 Hyperhidrosis (Hh) Master Class, Hyperhidrosis: Comprehensive Review and Updates for Best Practices and Optimized Outcomes hit Atlanta on September 18, 2021. 

Invited by the Atlanta Association for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery (AADDS), the International Hyperhidrosis Society brought its one-of-a-kind, Hh-focused educational event directly to AADDS in-person as well as to virtual attendees (a first!) from all over the world, including Australia, Canada, India, Mexico, Portugal, and throughout the United States.

School’s in Session!

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School’s in Session!

Sweat-Management Tips for Students & Families

After varying amounts of remote learning and learning breaks, many students from kindergarten to college are back at school. With the right support, students of all ages who experience excessive sweating can see improvements in their sweating and their day-to-day life. These useful school tips can help... 

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