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Manjit
August 5, 2015

Can heat cause problems for heart patients?

Can heat cause problems for heart patients?

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  • Jorah  / August 5, 2015
    Answered by Jorah

    When temperatures get above the normal body temperature of 98.6°, there is a chance that heat will take a faster toll on a person's body and increase the risk of heat stroke.

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  • Vanson  / August 5, 2015
    Answered by Vanson

    A study had found that 100 degree temperatures significantly impair our body's ability to release heat, and heart disease patients are more at risk because their vascular disease requires medication. When exercising, heart patients should always listen...  more

    A study had found that 100 degree temperatures significantly impair our body's ability to release heat, and heart disease patients are more at risk because their vascular disease requires medication. When exercising, heart patients should always listen to their body.

     

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