Seniors

Summer Health Advice For Seniors

The hot, hazy days of summer can pose special health risks to older adults. It’s important that older people avoid heat-related illnesses, known as hyperthermia.

Hyperthermia is an abnormally high body temperature caused by a failure of the heat-regulating mechanisms of the body to deal with heat coming from the environment. Heat fatigue, heat related dizziness, heat cramps, heat exhaustion and heat stroke are commonly known forms of hyperthermia.

Login to read more: Summer Health Advice For Seniors

Purchase A Subscription: Summer Health Advice For Seniors


Go to top