– Keep an eye on your neighbors! Presbyterian Hospitals of age are particularly vulnerable to heat injury. Check the elderly neighbors to make sure they stay cool and hydrated.
Heat injuries can range from a relatively small problem like heat cramps to a more serious condition such as heat stroke, which can be fatal, says Dr. Neal Flomenbaum, Chief of Emergency Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital / Weill Cornell Medical Center. Common injuries include muscle cramps due to loss of water and salt through sweating, heat stroke in the form of headache, nausea and weakness, and heat stroke. .. Weaknessbothered!If the temperature rises and heat stroke heat stroke, people how their bodies how their bodies handle the heat.Continue Reading