How well do you #KnowSweat, really?

Ready for Quiz #2 of the 2021 International Hyperhidrosis Society's celebration of Hyperhidrosis Awareness Month? On the first 3 Mondays in November we offered a new quiz. The first person who gets a perfect score in EACH quiz will get some serious sweat swag prizes! Have fun, learn, and teach! If you missed the first quiz, click here to take it. And here's Quiz #3 when you are ready!

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* 1. At what age does the medical condition of hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating) typically first manifest with its symptoms of dripping, slippery, soaking, chilling, and/or embarrassing wetness?

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* 2. Compensatory sweating is a common side effect of which of the following hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating) treatments?

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* 3. Which of the following treatments has NOT been submitted for FDA review specifically for the management of excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis)?

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* 4. True or false? Hyperhidrosis (the medical condition of excessive sweating) is so rare that there is not much research going on to help solve it.  

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* 5. Which of the following is part of the diagnostic criteria for primary hypehridrosis? Check all that apply.

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* 6. Which hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating) treatment has been around since the 1940s, and involves the purposeful combination of electricity and water? 

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* 7. In order to get the most benefit from using your antiperspirant, WHEN should you apply it?

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* 8. What else, besides the primary, idiopathic, medical condition of hyperhidrosis, can cause excessive sweating?

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* 9. Which treatment has received FDA clearance for the treatment of unwanted body hair, body odor, AND excessive sweating?

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* 10. Which excessive sweating/hyperhidrosis treatment works by blocking the nerve signals that would otherwise “turn on” sweat glands to secrete sweat?

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* 11. If you are the winner of this quiz, at what email address would you like to be contacted?

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* 12. So that we can address you politely, what is your name?

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* 13. What is your main connection to hyperhidrosis?

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