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Right now millions of Americans are facing another day of oppressive heat and humidity the heat index topping 100 degrees in parts of the north.
East including New York City where the official high will be around 95 -- take a look at the entire country it's really not just the East Coast.
-- -- -- And 105 in Phoenix and wildfires burning out west so it's really really hot as a high Temps go on.
Day after day doctors really warn us that people are at the risk of falling -- and too -- Not only does heat related illness is but also heat range -- -- tempers can really -- here.
And these conditions doctor Davis's body is a member of the Fox News medical eighteen before we get started are you suffering from heat race to Reynolds Nelly thing now okay you're okay you're they've got -- -- looking through a straw is keenly anger here is he read your real condition.
It is and look I think there has been published data from years ago.
That shows a summertime -- did level of violence is much higher and then people get angry they're cranky.
That part of it is because he directly affects the brain you're also not sleeping well because -- who may or may not have -- air conditioner.
Lack of sleep effectively than the fact that you just -- tired of being pushed their way and also in New York the traffic and every.
You know I think that's overwhelming it's silly doesn't it big city but the anywhere a day after day -- that that there's really high temperatures on a more serious note though.
We -- talk to our viewers about.
Big concerns that one can have when you're out of a lot of hot weather and it's easy to have a kind of -- over brass says it goes in day after day how serious is he when it comes to real health conditions.
Well it's -- so -- quite serious the picture that you showed looks at the whole country has that look at fever we're looking at temperatures of 98 above.
One of the big concepts that we worry about -- heatstroke and heat stroke is basic the when your core temperature.
Reaches to about 103104.
And that's quite dangerous our defense mechanism is is so -- -- so white kid by so I think that's -- The humid air conditioner you get rid of the heat.
That's how you -- -- core temperature really -- what happens if you can't sweat and humidity is even more important to temperature itself.
Now -- the humidity prevents you from having this sort of getting -- -- that stays in the -- -- -- get your temperature down really fast if you need to go to if you have access in the hospital what we have this cooling blankets we can put -- you can obviously should be drinking.
A lot of fluid what happens when you.
They have become dehydrated to blood pressure drops your defense mechanism due to heart is gonna start you know pumping so -- -- -- goes up if you can catch up.
Jenna that you get dizzy you can get fatigued you can get into.
-- so fast got so I was just recently in the Grand Canyon and one of the things that people talk about there is that you go from feeling fine.
-- -- did being in a really dangerous zone in the matter of just a few moments but it's not just the Grand Canyon frightening -- it happened -- -- close friend and older people but also just yeah anyone that's market.
That's a very very important point and I'm glad you brought it up because children have a very small reserve.
Please please don't leave anybody in the car that's quite dangerous and -- temperature can go up and they can died there was a story of last week of the year old.
Baby that died so that that happens all the time all their people also very.
Susceptible to this because our own a lot of medication isn't it take -- -- -- water appeals blood pressure medications.
On a day like this you want to be careful you may not want to take all of those minutes.
I've talked to her doctor because your blood -- can can drop but what you mentioned is quite important you can go from feeling quite well.
To really sick within few seconds how do you keep away just drink a lot of fluid on water.
Eight to ten glasses of eight ounce water is absolutely important.
Some -- -- get a dollar -- -- right make sure we do it here and sad that in John looks okay let's hydrated well hydrated but it's a good reminder -- it's my jump in the water etc.
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