Hyperthermia and Heat Exposure: Understanding the Symptoms and Risks for Seniors

Why Are Seniors Susceptible to Hyperthermia and Heat Exhaustion? It’s no surprise that the elderly (ages 65 and over) are more susceptible to heat stress than younger people. The reason is simple. Elderly people cannot adjust to sudden changes in temperatures the same way younger individuals can. When exposed to extreme heat, it’s very important […]