NO SWEAT FOR SMALL STUFF?
Men sweat more than women – right? Well, new research from the University of Wollongong and the Mie Prefectural College of Nursing has turned this long-held supposition on its head. According to their recent studies, it is actually size – and not gender as previously thought – that is responsible for how much you sweat. Rather than sweating, smaller men and women with more surface area per kilo of body weight are more dependent on circulation for heat loss.
It’s size that matters when it comes to sweating