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Must be a hormone thing

When I was going to school years ago, I could take a shower at night and feel clean the next day...all day, without taking another shower until that night. Now if I take a shower at night, I wake up feeling grimy in the morning and feel like I need to take a light shower again... Ugh... I sweat during the night as well and sometimes my night shirt is kinda damp around my boob area. Why does this happen? Are you that way, too?

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Ruthmom802

Asked by Ruthmom802 at 12:47 PM on Jan. 11, 2013 in Health

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  • LOL! Everything gets worse with age. Wait until you turn 40, everything's down hill from there. Old & punky!
    ILovemyPaulie

    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 12:50 PM on Jan. 11, 2013

  • sigh...it's true
    But the sex is better
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 12:50 PM on Jan. 11, 2013

  • I don't know, I have always taken a shower each morning. Since moving to the desert, I almost always take a second shower before bed (unless I'm really cold).
    JulieJacobKyle

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 12:55 PM on Jan. 11, 2013

  • I don't have that yet & I'm 39. But, I also have hypo-thyroidism and tend to get very cold at night.
    3libras

    Answer by 3libras at 1:03 PM on Jan. 11, 2013

  • I'll be 40 in 3 years... So it gets worse from here? (whine)
    Ruthmom802

    Comment by Ruthmom802 (original poster) at 1:13 PM on Jan. 11, 2013

  • Yes my friend, Lori who is a Cardiologist says it is a build of hormones, ie your body getting ready for menopause. It is so gross. I hate it. Sometimes my hair smells like sweat! Yuck!
    booklover545

    Answer by booklover545 at 1:48 AM on Jan. 12, 2013

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