Tag: heat stroke

Heat and pregnancy – what’s dangerous and how to cope

Heat and pregnancy – what’s dangerous and how to cope

If you live in the northeast, you know we’ve been experiencing a heat wave. Just going from my car to the front door of the office seems too far to wa ...
Staying cool in the summer heat

Staying cool in the summer heat

Being pregnant during the summer can be tough. Pregnancy already causes your body temperature to be a little bit higher than normal. Adding high outsi ...
Baby it’s hot outside

Baby it’s hot outside

Extreme heat can be dangerous. High temperatures, especially coupled with humidity, can cause heat related illnesses. If you live in the northeast, yo ...
Heatstroke

Heatstroke

Heatstroke is an emergency condition. A person with heatstroke has an elevated body temperature caused not by illness, but by the surrounding temperat ...