heatstroke


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According to the Tokyo Fire Department, 346 people were sent to the hospital from stations and trains with apparent heatstroke from June to September 2018, three times more than the previous year.
The Directorate of Emergency and Public Safety at the Abu Dhabi Police's Central Operations Sector reminded residents to take extra precautions against heatstroke, as the summer heat peaks.
Sources said even senior party leaders were annoyed with the "neglect" by Yadav at a time when it was ripe for Opposition to pull up the JD-U-BJP coalition government over the rising number of deaths in the state due to encephalitis and heatstroke.
According to official handout issued here on Monday, the Deputy Commissioner while presiding over a meeting of the officers, local Government, Health and revenue departments informed that the district administration has set up heatstroke camps in various parts of the district aimed to protect the people from the heatstroke adding that required facilities should be provided at these camps so that the people could be facilitated during hot weather.
District Health Authority Chief Executive Dr Rasheed Khan said regular awareness campaigns would be initiated so that the people can take precautionary measures to protect themselves from heatstroke. 'Citizens need to be most careful,' he added.
Malik, he said that while waiting for emergency care the person inflicted with heatstroke must be helped to cool through all available means.
According to a report by Dawn, armed men, likely activists of some radical religious group, on Thursday stormed a heatstroke centre in Sukkur and resorted to firing into the air in order to force the operators to disperse the centres.
ONE of the most important things pet owners must know about heatstroke would be its symptoms.
A spokesperson for the PDMA Sindh said special wards had been established in the government-run hospitals, which were solely dedicated to take care of people hit by heatstroke. He asked people in the teeming metropolis to take precautionary measures in the first three days of the current month to avoid possible heatstroke.
One of the most common yet oft-ignored conditions that can result from this is heatstroke. Because not many people understand its symptoms or just how dangerous it can become, they do not usually get to address it until it's too late.
SEHWAN -- At least 15 people have been died due to heatstroke in Sehwan, on Friday.
Parents of the late University of Maryland (UMD) football athlete Jordan McNair, who collapsed during a May preseason practice and died of heatstroke two weeks later, have sent a notice to Maryland officials, saying they might sue.
On August 1st, Cao Weihua, deputy director of the Development Zone Management Committee, and Guo Jianjun, deputy director, went to the Pukou Fire Brigade to visit the officers and men of the condolences, and extended cordial greetings and lofty respects to the fire officers and soldiers who stood in front of the rescue line, and presented a heatstroke and condolences.
TOKYO, July 24 (KUNA) -- A record 22,647 people were taken to hospital by ambulance with symptoms of heatstroke in the week through July 22 in Japan, 65 of whom died, as summer heart prevailed across the country, the Fire and Disaster Management Agency said Tuesday.
Meanwhile, Medical Specialist Dr Riaz Khan told APP that heatstroke can occur