Video: Dangerous Consequences of Heat Waves

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In this companion video to a recent article, Joe Alton MD discusses the recent heat waves and some of the dangerous consequences associated with them. The death toll is already at six in the “heat dome” covering much of the Midwestern and Eastern U.S. and a new heat wave is predicted for Europe next week. Find out about heat stroke, heat exhaustion and other heat-related illness, plus treatment and prevention strategies.

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Stay cool out there! Wishing you the best of health in good times or bad,

Joe Alton MD and Amy Alton ARNP

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