Preventing Heat Stress in the Elderly

(WTNH)– Owner Of CT In Home Assistance Jamie Weiland talks about heat stress on the elderly.

Heat stroke is the most serious heat related illness and people 65 and older are more prone to heat stress. Weiland gives tips on what you can do to prevent that and what do to if someone is suffering heat stroke. He also explain how the elderly are affected more by heat than younger people and explains some signs that show a person is suffering from heat stroke.

The caregivers from CT In Home Assistance are trained on how to spot someone with heat exhaustion. The family owned and operated company has over 350 caregivers.

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