Posts Tagged ‘heat stress’

Heat Stress

What is heat stress? When your body cannot cool itself enough to maintain a healthy temperature, occurs heat stress. You may be at increased risk of heat stress, when it is very hot. How do you get heat stress? Our bodies are able to maintain a stable temperature when the temperature of our surrounding environment…

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Babies and Young Children in Hot Weather

Heat can quickly stress babies and young children, because they are very sensitive to the effects of high temperatures. It is very important to watch them closely and to keep them from getting dehydrated or hot, as they rely on others to take care of them. Signs of heat stress and what to do Even…

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