A medical emergency in which part of the brain does not receive enough blood. Symptoms include sudden onset of weakness, numbness, nausea, and difficulty speaking. It is important to note the time of onset of symptoms and call 911 immediately.
A serious condition defined as a body temperature greater than 40.6 °C (105.1 °F) due to exposure to high levels of heat. It is most common after prolonged physical activity in extremely hot, humid weather, with little intake of fluids. It is a medical emergency and can lead to permanent damage to the brain, heart, kidneys, and muscles.
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