Tag: Public Health

What should you know about hyperthermia?

Hyperthermia is a condition that results in an abnormally high body temperature. It can affect people who work, live, or play sports in a very hot environment. It can lead to dangerous, and potentially fatal complications. Find out more about the risk factors, activities that can cause it, and what to do if it occurs.Original RSS Content… …

What is the difference between heatstroke and heat exhaustion?

Heatstroke and heat exhaustion are two conditions caused by spending time in extremely hot weather. If left untreated, heat exhaustion can lead to heatstroke, which is more serious and can be life-threatening. Learn about the differences in symptoms and treatments here, and how to prevent heat-related illnesses.Original RSS Content… …