hot flush


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hot flush

n. Chiefly British
A hot flash.

hot flush

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hot flash

n
(Pathology) a sudden unpleasant hot feeling in the skin, caused by endocrine imbalance, esp experienced by women at menopause
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hot flush

hot flash (Am) nscalmana, caldana
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Oh, he doesn't even know," she said, and suddenly a hot flush came over her face; her cheeks, her brow, her neck crimsoned, and tears of shame came into her eyes.
A hot flush of shame mantled her cheek and then she went dead white and stepped to the shelter's entrance.
In an early trial, one experimental pill reduced hot flush episodes by almost 75% in just three days.
The rates for hot flush were (7%, 24%, 42% for placebo, 150 mg once daily and 200 mg twice daily, respectively) and headache were (10%, 15%, 17% for placebo, 150 mg once daily and 200 mg twice daily, respectively).
In this study, the hot flush symptoms of women were measured using a so called 'skin conductor', a device that is applied to the underside of the wrist that can determine the number hot flush events and their severity objectively based on sweat secretion.
The most common is the hot flush - which three out of four women will experience.
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After 12 weeks a nonsignificant difference favouring the Hypericum group was observed in the daily hot flush frequency (Hypericum -2.
Response to treatment was defined as a 75% reduction from baseline in hot flush frequency.
Objective: To critically assess the evidence of supplements containing Trifolium pratense (red clover) isoflavones in the reduction of hot flush frequency in menopausal women.