Children grow and develop quickly, metabolize exuberantly, produce heat in the body more than adult, and perspiration is an important way to regulate body temperature and heat dissipation, and the secretion of sweat glands is controlled by plant nerves, but the nerve development of children is not perfect. The cerebral cortex is less able to regulate autonomic nerves, so children are usually more likely to sweat than adults. This sweating is what we call physiological sweating. But if the child sweats much, at the same time have square skull (forehead protuberance head type is square box shape, and head is bigger), hair is sparse wait for a symptom, may be the body is deficient in calcium.
In addition to excessive sweating caused by calcium deficiency, parents should be mindful of the following sweating symptoms:
Irritable before going to bed at night, after falling asleep, the whole body is dry and astringent, cheek is red, breath is short of breath, this kind of circumstance is caused by fever mostly. Parents need to be careful to see if the baby is suffering from cold or diarrhea symptoms.
Sleep at night full of sweat, during the day will perspire, and accompanied by fever, weight loss, cough and other symptoms, alert may be infected with tuberculosis, need to go to the hospital for further examination.
The baby’s body temperature is not high but sweating, accompanied by weight loss or slow growth, dark complexion and other conditions, which may be related to his heart, need to go to the hospital for further examination.
Some children endocrine disease also can easily cause the baby to appear the phenomenon of much sweat, such as hyperthyroidism (the majority of children are school-age children, can be expressed as sweating, emotional irritability, hyperorexia and weight gain, panic, palpitations, Or even exophthalmos.
Therefore, parents should observe the child sweating at the same time, whether accompanied by other abnormal circumstances, it is best to go to the hospital in time to check.