Doctors say who is at risk of heatstroke in the heat 10:34

In the hot season, it is important to monitor your condition to prevent heatstroke. This is especially dangerous for the elderly and people with chronic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes or bronchial asthma. said cardiologist Dmitry Orlovsky told the Public News Service.

Overheating of the body in a stuffy room or in the sun leads to loss of strength and drowsiness. If precautions are not taken in time, headaches and nausea attacks will begin. Severe heatstroke causes hallucinations, delusions, and confusion.

He said that those at risk are people whose body’s thermoregulation mechanisms are impaired. These include children, the elderly, people with arterial hypertension and diabetes, as well as coronary heart disease, tachycardia and cardiomyopathy. Overheating is dangerous if you have vegetative neurosis. Also at risk are asthma patients and people diagnosed with liver cirrhosis or hepatitis.

“This also includes pregnant women as well as people who have had a myocardial infarction or stroke,” Orlovsky added.

Heat stroke also threatens those who consume alcohol. The doctor concluded that it is important for anyone at risk to remember to cool down and drink more fluids in the heat.

Let us remind you that there are doctors too. to warnIt turns out that heat causes additional stress on the heart and blood supply system, so heat is dangerous for “essential” patients by exacerbating the acute condition. To help yourself, it is very important to maintain the correct eating and drinking regime. It is important to avoid alcohol as it increases blood pressure and can cause hypertensive crisis, angina attack and myocardial infarction.

used to be a doctor saidhow to drink water correctly in the heat to avoid swelling.

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Source: Gazeta

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