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Patient-Focused Drug Development Meeting for Hyperhidrosis

Turning the Corner: Patient-Focused Drug Development for Hyperhidrosis

It’s Time for Everyone Affected by Hyperhidrosis to Speak Up & Speak Out

This is a watershed moment for hyperhidrosis. The International Hyperhidrosis Society hosted a Patient-Focused Drug Development meeting in Washington, DC on November 13, 2017 designed to ensure that those affected by hyperhidrosis can make their voices – and needs -- heard by treatment developers, healthcare providers, and regulatory professionals from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). If you’ve ever wanted a better way to control your sweating – and to stop sweating from controlling your life – it’s time to speak up - OPEN COMMENT PERIOD NEEDS YOUR INPUT NOW.

New Research Documents Quality-of-Life Burden of Hyperhidrosis

New Research Documents Quality-of-Life Burden of Hyperhidrosis

A new study details just how hard it can be to live with hyperhidrosis and how the condition can negatively impact nearly every aspect of a person’s life. From damaging emotions to not being able to go to the movies – if you’re feeling trapped by sweat, you’re not alone.

School Nurses and Hyperhidrosis Early-Intervention, Making a Difference for Kids

School Nurses and Hyperhidrosis Early-Intervention, Making a Difference for Kids

School nurses play a crucial role in the identification of possible hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating) in children and making referrals for assessment and treatment. With prompt and empathetic attention, these healthcare professionals can make a huge difference in a child’s life. Learn more about how you can support your local school nurses’ hyperhidrosis awareness and action plans.

Hyperhidrosis @ WORK! AT&T Works it Out

Hyperhidrosis @ WORK! AT&T Works it Out

With a reach that impacts 99% of the world’s business, and 237,734 employees around the globe, AT&T is an international powerhouse – a powerhouse with a potentially large hyperhidrosis (Hh) population. According to research Hh affects 4.8% of the population, which means that AT&T could have 11,500 employees worldwide dealing with excessive sweating. Helping these employees to perform optimally and to feel valued is part of AT&T’s health and diversity initiatives. Partnering with the International Hyperhidrosis Society (IHhS), AT&T recently added Hh as one of the relatively common medical conditions it recognizes as a disability that can benefit from accommodations at work for employees’ greater comfort, creativity, and productivity.

Something to Smooth on Your Skin or Pop in Your Mouth? Meds You Haven’t Heard About (Yet) Could Change Everything

Something to Smooth on Your Skin or Pop in Your Mouth? New Meds You Haven’t Heard About (Yet) Could Change Everything

Scientists are working for you. Right now. Really. There are new treatments in the works with great potential for people with hyperhidrosis. And they might just change everything. Here’s what you need to know.

Our Co-founder Gets the Gold!

 

Our Co-founder Gets the Gold!

The American Academy of Dermatology, arguably the world’s most influential dermatology organization, has awarded our co-founder, Dr. David Pariser, with its most prestigious honor — the Gold Medal — and we are not surprised a bit! Discover how Dr. Pariser has been championing hyperhidrosis and dermatologic care for 40 years and how fortunate we are to have his leadership.

The State of Sweat in the Netherlands

The State of Sweat in the Netherlands

My name is Thijs. I am the founder of The Dutch Hyperhidrosis Society and I’m excited to share my thoughts and a Dutch perspective on hyperhidrosis with you. Read on…

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Guidestar 2018

International Hyperhidrosis Society has received the GuideStar Exchange Seal a leading symbol of transparency and accountability provided by GuideStar, the premier source of nonprofit information.

 


2020-top-rated-awards-badge-embed.pngInternational Hyperhidrosis Society has been awarded as a Top-Rated NonProfit for eight years in a row!  Read the reviews and add your own.

  

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