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Heat waves are deadly serious… be cautious!


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During heat waves, when the heat is too extreme, it is stressful to the body and we need to pay special attention to those around us who are most at risk. This pamphlet was produced to prevent and give information on :

  • How does heat affect our health
  • Some basic preventive measures when does heat become extreme
  • Some additional preventive measures for people who are at higher risk

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This publication is available only in an electronic version.

This publication is available in French.

This publication has been translated into LSQ (Québec Sign Language) by the Fondation des Sourds du Québec and it is available as a video version This link opens a new window..


Online since: June 21, 2004
Last modification: June 21, 2004

Author: MSSS

Publication no : 04-269-01A

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