What is Heat Stroke?
Heat stroke is an uncontrolled increase in your body temperature.
What is hypothermia?
Hypothermia is when your body is exposed to low temperatures for a long period of time. Your body then can't replace heat as fast as it is being lost.
Causes and symptoms of heat stroke
- Exercising in very warm conditions
- very high humidity and dehydration
- red/dry skin
- low blood pressure
- rapid heartbeat
causes and symptoms of hypothermia
- grey skin colour
- slurred speech
- loss of co-ordination
- cold skin