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Can anything be done about my excessive sweating?

This is driving me crazy! I hear this commonly. Its impact is generally under-estimated. For patients, this problem can be devastating How many people encounter this problem? Excessive sweating affects up to 2% of the population. The medical term for excessive sweating is hyperhidrosis. It can be the source of...
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What should I know about varicose veins?

How common are varicose veins? Varicose veins is the most common vascular disorder seen by vascular surgeons. For many patients, the veins are merely unsightly, causing little or no discomfort. Varicose veins can cause discomfort in the leg, and other symptoms such as itchiness and a feeling of heat. Are...
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The Latest in Hyperhidrosis and Facial Blushing

Every two years the International Society of Sympathectomy Surgeons comes together They comprise of a group of clinicians predominantly surgeons, from all over the world. They come together every second year to discuss \"what\'s new\" in the management of hyperhidrosis, facial blushing and all matters relating to Sympathectomy procedures. This...
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Hyperhidrosis – which treatment and who should I trust?

We understand deciding to proceed with treatment can be difficult and emotionally challenging There is a lot of information out there about ETS and MiraDry however not always reliable. In our experience, we have found that some patients have undertaken thorough research and are ready to proceed with treatment whilst...
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Is Endoscopic Thoracic Sympathectomy (ETS) a safe treatment for hyperhidrosis?

Hyperhidrosis or excessive sweating can be a devastating condition It can often cause much distress to individuals who find themselves in that situation. It is most likely to affect areas where the sweat glands are in greatest abundance; hands, underarms (axillae), feet, face and scalp. With so much information readily...
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Find Out How Australians Just Like You Banished Excessive Sweating For Good!

Not all medical problems impact our health But that doesn\'t mean they don\'t impact our wellbeing and quality of life. Having excessively sweaty hands, feet and underarms is one of these conditions. Provided it isn\'t being caused by an underlying medical condition, excessive sweating is an embarrassing ailment that can...
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How Do You Treat Excessive Sweating Armpits?

Excessive sweating armpits are caused by a condition known as axillary hyperhidrosis. Here at North Western Vascular, we offer Melbourne patients relief. Dr Roger Bell and our team of highly experienced and highly trained support staff are fully aware of just what kind of effects excessive sweating armpits can cause....
A solution to sweaty armpits

A Solution to Sweaty Armpits

You may be getting ready for a night on the town, an important board meeting or perhaps just enjoying a day of physical activity before you are struck with the anxiety of your excessive armpit sweat affliction. Axillary hyperhidrosis, otherwise known as sweaty armpits, is the unpleasant experience of the...
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How to stop excessive sweating

Our treatments can help you overcome the embarrassment associated with excessive sweating, known as hyperhidrosis. As many as 3 out of 100 Australians suffer excessive sweating. At North Western Vascular we offer patients treatments that can dramatically improve their quality of life. Excessive sweating is most common in the hands,...
Do you suffer from excessive sweating

Do you suffer from excessive sweating?

Excessive sweating or hyperhidrosis can be incredibly debilitating and embarrassing for those who suffer from it Here at North Western Vascular, Dr Roger Bell has been treating patients for over 25 years. His patients come from all over Australia for his invaluable experience and expertise. Roger is passionate about improving...