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Heat and health

Morris Meister

Heat and health

by Morris Meister

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Published by C. Scribner"s sons in New York, Chicago [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heat.,
  • Hygiene.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. xviii.

    Statementby Morris Meister.
    SeriesLiving in a world of science ;, book II
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC255 .M5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 237 p.
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6759098M
    LC Control Number31015074
    OCLC/WorldCa17895103

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    Heat edema, another minor heat disorder, occurs more frequently in women than in men. Characterized by mild swelling of the hands and feet during the first few days of heat exposure, this condition typically resolves spontaneously. Travelers should not treat heat edema with diuretics, which can both delay heat acclimatization and cause dehydration. Health Gear ITM Heat & Massage Inversion Table Full Body Heat & Massage Pad 3" Thick Back Rest Pad Fully Padded Side Handlebars 3-position 20°,40° & 60° Inversion Pin Adjustment s 4 Foam Leg Rollers with Extension.

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