Behind the Front: Heat Exhaustion & Heatstroke

Episode #64

Behind the Front: Heat Exhaustion & Heatstroke
What’s the number one risk factor for heat exhaustion? Dr. Jason Junkins MD joins J-P Dice to discuss the ways heat can make you sick, and what you can do to prevent it. (Source: Sebastian Posey)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - You might get sick of the heat during the summer months, but you can also get sick BECAUSE of the heat too. Dr. Jason Junkins MD joins J-P Dice to discuss how the heat can send you to the hospital and the warning signs of heatstroke. Plus, what’s the #1 risk factor for heat exhaustion, and the importance of staying hydrated.

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