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What do you do to get through Hot Flashes?

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Prayerpartner

Asked by Prayerpartner at 10:34 PM on Sep. 25, 2010 in Health

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  • I had them often for about a year and I just decided to be patient and wait for them to go away. The
    gertie41

    Answer by gertie41 at 10:37 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • Take Black Cohosh in tablets and in cream form on my wrist or back of neck. And crank up the AC. Stay away from all caffeine, chocolate and spicy foods. Also...
    - Sleep in a cool room.
    - Dress in layers, which can be removed at the start of a hot flash.
    - Have a drink of cold water or juice when you feel a hot flash coming on.
    - Use sheets and clothing that let your skin “breathe.”
    - Don’t smoke.
    Congenial

    Answer by Congenial at 10:54 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • Sweat it out baby...
    mp3mom

    Answer by mp3mom at 4:26 AM on Sep. 28, 2010

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