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Heat Stroke: A Life-Death Situation [Video]

  By posted Jun 5th 2012
Healthy Living

 


Do you know the difference between heat exhaustion and heat stroke? What are the symptoms of this heat spinning wave? What are the basic safety precautions against heat stroke? If your answers are sketchy and unclear, this video is for you.

The Village of Bald Head Island in North Carolina U.S.A. put together this video on Public Safety. With the expertise of Jerome "Chip" Munna, Jr. who is the Chief of the Department of Public Safety, this video not only applies to the residences of this small town, but also to every individual who will step out in the harsh summer sun.

Well back home, India and the sun form an inseparable team, therefore this heat stroke video gains even more importance. Listen closely as this paramedic instructs you with life saving heat stroke precautions and first aid tips.

 



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