What are scorching flashes?
Sizzling flashes (additionally referred to as evening sweats once they occur at evening) contain a sudden rise in physique temperature and will happen with:
As much as 3 out of 4 of ladies have scorching flashes throughout perimenopause, the interval main as much as menopause.
How do race and ethnicity have an effect on scorching flashes?
Sizzling flashes final a number of years longer for Black and Hispanic ladies than different racial and ethnic teams.
Folks from sure racial and ethnic teams are additionally extra probably than white individuals to expertise poor sleep — and the ensuing well being results.
How do scorching flashes have an effect on sleep?
scorching flashes → disrupted sleep → long run sleep issues → different well being issues
In a single research, greater than 4 out of 10 perimenopausal ladies reported experiencing sleep issues, with signs getting worse as they received nearer to menopause.
What does sleep loss attributable to scorching flashes do to the physique?
Assist is out there for warm flashes and sleep loss
Are scorching flashes and/or sleep loss affecting your potential to take pleasure in life — or just to perform?
Jot down an in depth record of signs to carry to your healthcare supplier (HCP). Should you really feel you’re not getting the aid you want, hunt down a menopause and/or sleep specialist.
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