Health risks of wearing sweater to sleep in winter

Are you wearing sweater to sleep in winter? This can lead to several health risks. Read more.

Updated on Dec 27, 2021 10:44 AM IST 8 Photos

Sleeping in warm clothes during winter is not healthy at all. This can lead to further health problems.

Wearing sweater to sleep increases dryness of skin. This leads to eczema and other skin problems.

Not just eczema, wearing sweaters to sleep can increase the risk of other skin problems as well.


It is advised not to sleep wearing woollen socks. Woollen socks lead to several bacterial diseases on the feet.

In case of movements during sleep, sweaters increase sweating. This can further lead to decrease in blood pressure as well.