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Andhra: Elderly couple die of heat stroke within minutes of each other

District officials have issued an advisory to people asking them not to work in the open and keep a stock of glucose packets.

06 May 2019 8:44 PM

Mumbai: Birds, animals suffer heat ailments

Over past few weeks, BSPCA Hospital has been treating about 25 birds and mammals daily.

13 Apr 2019 2:42 AM

Animals, birds in sick bay due to rising temperature

Over the past one month, the hospital has seen a 10-15 per cent increase in the number of cases of heat exhaustion.

27 Oct 2018 1:57 AM

Hot work conditions may boost next-day heat stroke risk for older men

The results underscore the need for men to take precautions to avoid heat related injuries or heat stroke.

29 May 2018 10:25 AM

Here are 10 health benefits of having mangoes

Mangoes are not only tasty, but that the “king of fruits” has quite a few health benefits as well.

02 May 2018 9:25 PM


Find out how extreme heat can cause death

Most at risk are elderly, people living in socioeconomic disadvantage, workers, and athletes who play outdoors.

20 Feb 2018 11:21 AM

Take extra care of birds, animals this summer

Dr Khanna said that 25 animals including cows, bulls, goats and mules had been admitted to the hospital due to heat-related disorders.

07 May 2017 1:48 AM

Maharashtra: 5 die due to heat stroke as temperatures surge

The department has issued a warning of heat wave in parts of north Maharashtra for next 48 hours.

30 Mar 2017 3:32 PM

Impromptu ice bath helpful for exercise-induced heat stroke

Traditional cold-water immersion still remains the standard treatment for exertional heat stroke.

04 Feb 2017 12:36 PM