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Night sweats

Night sweats are when you sweat so much that your night clothes and bedding get soaking wet.

Common causes of night sweats include the menopause, anxiety, medicines, low blood sugar, alcohol or drug use, and excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis).

Read more on the NHS website.

Night sweats are when you sweat so much that your night clothes and bedding get soaking wet.

What night sweats are

It's normal to sweat during the night if the room or your bedding is making you too hot.

Night sweats are when you sweat so much that your night clothes and bedding are soaking wet, even though where you're sleeping is cool.

Adults and children can get night sweats.

Read more on the NHS website.

Common causes of night sweats include the menopause, anxiety, medicines, low blood sugar, alcohol or drug use, and excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis).

Read more on the NHS website.