Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
back of head night sweats
hello, I have a question that worries me, for the last 2 nights i have woklen up in the middle of the night because of sweating on the back of my head, and last night slight sweat on my chest, but not really much.

Does anyone knows what can cause this. I am a male, 34 years old. I am really worried about this. Also, when I wake up I feel my legs like if I had excercised the day before, a bit tired.

Any insight about this would be greatly appreciated.
Cancel
3 Answers
Page 1 of 1
3149845 tn?1452625053
Hi, sounds like your coming down with a cold. Achy muscles and night sweats. Get a temperature thermomitor to see if you have a slight fever.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
Thanks for your reply, but actually I know it is not the beginning of a cold, becasue I do not have the normal symptoms i get with that, and no muscle aches nor fever.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
this may be completely wrong, but it may be the type of pillow or bed that you have.  I have night sweats and my termper pedic retains heat like nothing else and since I have tons of pillows, I can tell you that some of them get hot and stay hot.  On a different note you can read about your sleep cycle and about during the night while you sleep your body temperature goes through a change.  If you rule out room temp., bedding, and maybe even a bed mate whose body temp may causing your discomfort, you may be on a medication that could cause your body temp to increase that you are not even thinking about.  I know some herbal pills such as niacin can cause increases in some people....just trying to think out loud.  Do not worry, your solution may be something very simple.  Look at that pillow first, your shampoo might contain something, rogaine, etc.  If you haven't had a check-up like most healthy young men like yourself haven't done, maybe now is a good time, (i know-yuck) not meaning to be annoying, you might use this time to even get the dreaded colonoscopy....that idea might make you forget about the hot flashes!  Seriously, I hope you find the cause, try to relax, stress is bad for the heart.  Best wishes to you
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Do you know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Answer
Post Answer
A
A
Recent Activity
4548024 tn?1474842725
Blank
renae176 commented on renae176's status
May 26
4769306 tn?1485297917
Blank
Belle313, and KeeLolo commented on Belle313's status
May 26
495284 tn?1333897642
Blank
dominosarah commented on little sheepdoggies
May 25
General Health Community Resources