Heat Exhaustion (cont.)
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How Can I Prevent Heat Exhaustion?
Prevention of heat exhaustion is accomplished by taking reasonable precautions. The precautions are as follows:
What Is the Prognosis for Heat Exhaustion?
If people are treated early and effectively, then the prognosis for heat exhaustion is almost always very good. However, if heat exhaustion is not detected and treated, then heat stroke may develop resulting in possible organ damage, seizures, coma and even death.
Medically reviewed by Avrom Simon, MD; Board Certified Preventative Medicine with Subspecialty in Occupational Medicine
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/10/2016
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