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Important Summer Tips for Dehydration Prevention by Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 Summer is the
Heat stroke is 10 times more likely than cardiac events to be life-threatening for runners during endurance races in warm climates.
During the summer, it is important for everyone, especially older adults and people with chronic medical conditions, to be aware of the dangers of hyperthermia. The National Institute on Aging (NIA), part of the NIH, has some tips to help mitigate some of the dangers.
Older adults are especially susceptible to heat-related injuries and heat stroke. Dr. Evelyn Granieri, director of geriatrics at NewYork-Presbyterian/Allen Hospital, and Dr.
Each year, more than 1,000 people die from heat stroke in the United States.
As the summer days heat up, it is important for parents to monitor a child's outdoor activities in order to avoid heat-related illnesses.