Sunstroke

Sunstroke

Heat Illnesses Can be Fatal; Would You Know What to Do?
(National Safety Council)
Provides advice on what you can do to prevent sun and heat exposure and related illnesses, including skin cancer, heat exhaustion and heat rash.
http://www.nsc.org/learn/safety-knowledge/Pages/news-and-resources-survivin
g-the-hot-weather.aspx
Extreme Heat: A Prevention Guide to Promote Your Personal Health and Safety
(Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Has information on how you and your loved ones can prevent getting sunstroke and other heat-related illnesses. Also have tips on how care for children and the elderly during the summer.
https://wonder.cdc.gov/wonder/PrevGuid/p0000449/p0000449.asp
Heat Illness
(MEDLINEplus)
Links to sites which have been reviewed by librarians at the National Library of Medicine.
https://medlineplus.gov/heatillness.html

Last Modified: Monday April 17, 2017 11:48 AM