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    Do cats sweat?
    Wow! It's getting hotter each day bringing on the sweat for us humans but what about our pets?The day is a hot humid day – it's the kind of day when you start sweating just walking to your car. After a few minutes of vigorous...
  • Hyperhidrosis: Don't let it ruin your summer
    Hyperhidrosis: Don't let it ruin your summer
    Everyone sweats when the temperature rises, but some people sweat for no reason at all. Excessive sweating is called hyperhidrosis and it makes life miserable for those who suffer. Often, people drastically alter their lives because the condition...
  • How To: Prevent Yellow Underarm Stains
    How To: Prevent Yellow Underarm Stains
    It's mid-summer and every state is setting record heat indexes. It's tough making decisions on what-to-wear when your options are to sweat and to sweat some more. This summers number one question is all about how to prevent staining every...
  • Running in hot weather
    Surviving a heat wave: Tips for running smart in hot weather
    New Yorkers are getting ready for a hot weekend in the city. With many races being held over Saturday and Sunday, including the Dashing Whippets Track Meet and Take Your Base 5 Miler on Saturday, and Queens 10K on Sunday, it will be a challenge...
  • Sweat Block Wipes
    I tried Sweat Block, and I ___________ it!
    I tried this product, Sweat Block (14% aluminum chloride) because I have sweat more than what I think is appropriate in my underarm area; however, I have not yet worked up the nerve to try Boxtox™ to alleviate the problem.I have tried...
  • medical facility
    Medical environmental emergencies, heat emergencies
    Environmental emergencies (a short series)The following discussion will be related to medical environmental emergencies. This is one of the most varied medical emergencies to discuss because of the ever-changing climate and external environments...
  • Turkish Bath
    Sauna vs Steam Room
    Saunas and steam rooms have a few things in common. They both are hot enough to enduce sweating and thus remove various toxins and impurities from the body. Other benefits include increased blood circulation, cleansing the skin, muscle relaxation,...
  • Dr. Lauren Oktay
    Detox 101: Dr. Lauren Oktay of Club Zum and Be Luminous Yoga
    Dr. Lauren Oktay has been studying the science of nutrition and mindfulness practices for over 15 years. Oktay graduated from the naturopathic medicine program at Bastyr University in 1999. After completing her residency, Oktay joined the adjunct...