It is not a sleep disorder, but it can be quite disturbing during the night. It usually is not a sign of any serious underlying medical condition. However, Night Sweats might be caused by the following terms.



The bed is damp and clammy, and the person either feels too hot or clammily cold.


  • Take a shower or bath
  • Change the bedding with a fresh set
  • Drink some cold water, milk, or fruit juice

Someone with regular night sweats should contact their doctor