s skippy the bush kangaroo: moment of treehugging

skippy the bush kangaroo

Saturday, July 14, 2018

moment of treehugging

some might like it hot, but extreme heat can overpower the human body

...the chicago heat wave in the summer of 1995 killed an estimated 692 people and sent at least 3,300 people to the emergency room. an observational study of some of those patients revealed that 28 percent who were diagnosed at the time with severe heat stroke had died within a year of being admitted to the hospital, and most who initially survived the high temperatures had "permanent loss of independent function," according to a 1998 study of the heat wave, published in archives of internal medicine. - scientific american

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