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Posted by: Zee | 2006/10/25

Night sweats in older men

My dad is 83 and wakes up most nights sweating, what could be the cause.

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Dear Zee
It can be a sign that his testosterone levels are very low, or it can be due to infections. Older people don't always show the typical symptoms of bladder or lung infections. At his age, take him to the doctor to check.

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