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Whats a Heat Stroke and How Can We Avoid It

What’s a Heat Stroke and How Can We Avoid It?

Under today’s rise in temperature and the fact some of us are enforced to work under such conditions, our bodies are subjected to heat stress and heat stroke. It’s necessary for each individual to be aware of the effects of a heat stroke and the precautions that should be taken to avoid it. What’s a Heat Stroke? A heat stoke is caused by the rise in body’s temperature to a degree higher than it can handle. This somewhat prevents the blood from reaching certain organs like muscles and the brain causing exhaustion. You will experience symptoms such as weakness, nausea, headache and vomiting. As your body temperature continue rising, your heart rate becomes faster and your body’s natural reaction to …

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