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Hyperthermia

Staying Safe in Hot Weather

Learn about the common signs of hyperthermia and steps you can take to prevent hot-weather illnesses in this NIA infographic. Download, print, and share with your friends and family.
Staying Safe in Hot Weather infographic. Click to open webpage.

Hot Weather Safety for Older Adults

Learn about heat-related illnesses—hyperthermia (e.g., heat stroke, heat exhaustion, heat cramps, and more)—and seek help for symptoms of heat stroke.
Older African-American man drinking water on a hot day

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