Excessive Sweating with No Rhyme or Reason Could be a Medical Condition
February 8, 2022

Hyperhidrosis is characterized by abnormal sweating well beyond what is needed for thermoregulation, according to Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD, who discusses the topic in a Dermcast interview with host Gilbert Saenz III, MPAS, PA-C. Dr. Friedman shares insights on diagnosing and treating the condition, while noting the limited treatment options currently available. He also discusses

Excessive Sweating Could be a Medical Condition Called Hyperhidrosis; It is More Common Than You Think
November 7, 2021

Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD, of George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, delivered an engaging presentation in LA reviewing hyperhidrosis, noting that up to 10 million individuals in the U.S. are affected by the condition.  Hyperhidrosis can be defined as the excessive, bilateral and generally symmetrical sweating at abnormal levels unprompted by activity or

Guest Blog: Discover the ABCs of Hyperhidrosis Diagnosis & Honor Hyperhidrosis Awareness Month
November 11, 2020

November is Hyperhidrosis (Hh) Awareness Month and the International Hyperhidrosis Society wants to help make sure that PAs have quick access to the information they need to make a difference in the lives of excessive sweating sufferers. With more than 365 million people worldwide experiencing excessive sweating (4.8% of the population and 8.8% of people