Sweating at night
My husband has trouble sleeping for more than 2 to 3 hours at night due to uncontrolled sweating. He is very cold and wears a lot of clothes even though our home night temperature is set at 75 degrees. This problem has been going on for several years and progressively gotten worse. The sweating occurs mainly on the right side of his body. We have searched for medical reasons this may be occurring but our doctors have found nothing. He was diagnosed with dementia three years ago. As you can imagine, waking up every 2-3 hours sleep is not sufficient for him (or me, his spouse/care giver) to become rested. As his dementia has progressed, caring for the sweating has gotten more complex and confusing. I’m curious if others have had this experience and/or have suggestions – either medical or environmental…..