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Hyperhidrosis @ WORK! AT&T Works it Out

With a reach that impacts 99% of the world’s business, and 237,734 employees around the globe, AT&T is an international powerhouse – a powerhouse with a potentially large hyperhidrosis (Hh) population. According to research Hh affects 4.8% of the population, which means that AT&T could have 11,500 employees worldwide dealing with excessive sweating. Helping these employees to perform optimally and to feel valued is part of AT&T’s health and diversity initiatives. Partnering with the International Hyperhidrosis Society (IHhS), AT&T recently added Hh as one of the relatively common medical conditions it recognizes as a disability that can benefit from accommodations at work for employees’ greater comfort, creativity, and productivity.

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Our Co-founder Gets the Gold!

The American Academy of Dermatology, arguably the world’s most influential dermatology organization, has awarded our co-founder, Dr. David Pariser, with its most prestigious honor — the Gold Medal — and we are not surprised a bit! Discover how Dr. Pariser has been championing hyperhidrosis and dermatologic care for 40 years and how fortunate we are to have his leadership.

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School Nurses and Hyperhidrosis Early-Intervention, Making a Difference for Kids

School nurses play a crucial role in the identification of possible hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating) in children and making referrals for assessment and treatment. With prompt and empathetic attention, these healthcare professionals can make a huge difference in a child’s life. Learn more about how you can support your local school nurses’ hyperhidrosis awareness and action plans.

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Something to Smooth on Your Skin or Pop in Your Mouth? New Meds You Haven’t Heard About (Yet) Could Change Everything

Scientists are working for you. Right now. Really. There are new treatments in the works with great potential for people with hyperhidrosis. And they might just change everything. Here’s what you need to know.

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The State of Sweat in the Netherlands

My name is Thijs. I am the founder of The Dutch Hyperhidrosis Society and I’m excited to share my thoughts and a Dutch perspective on hyperhidrosis with you. Read on…

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National survey shows that nearly 1 in 5 teens suffers from excessive sweating

Hyperhidrosis is common and impactful among teens according to International Hyperhidrosis Society research presented at the recent American Academy of Dermatology’s Annual Meeting. In fact, 17% of teens say they experience excessive, uncontrollable sweating – that’s nearly 1 in 5 teens and SEVEN TIMES MORE than previous estimates, which put the number at just 1.6% to 2.1%! Find out the details…

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