• Heat-Related Illnesses - American Family Physician

    www.aafp.org/afp/1998/0901/p749.html Heat-related illnesses are more common in the summer but can also occur in moderate conditions, depending on environmental factors. Heat production is affected by ...
  • Heat-Related Illnesses-Topic Overview - WebMD

    www.webmd.com/first-aid/tc/heat-related-illnesses-topic-overview A healthy body temperature is maintained by the nervous system. As the body temperature increases, the body tries to maintain its normal temperature by transferring ...
  • CDC - Extreme Heat and Your Health

    www.cdc.gov/extremeheat Heat-related deaths and illness are preventable, yet annually many people succumb to extreme heat. An important goal of this web site is to provide easily accessible ...
    • Heat-related Illnesses and First Aid - Safety and Health Topics

      www.osha.gov/SLTC/heatstress/heat_illnesses.html Heat-related Illnesses and First Aid. Heat stroke, the most serious form of heat-related illness, happens when the body becomes unable to regulate its core temperature.
    • Hyperthermia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heat-related_deaths Hyperthermia is elevated body temperature due to failed thermoregulation that occurs when a body produces or absorbs more heat than it dissipates.
    • Heat-Related | CPSC.gov

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    • Heat-Related Deaths | Climate Change | US EPA

      www3.epa.gov/climatechange/science/indicators/.../heat-deaths.html When people are exposed to extreme heat, they can suffer from potentially deadly heat-related illnesses, such as heat exhaustion and heat stroke.