heat intolerance

A condition caused by the inability to respond appropriately to thermal challenges of exercise, resulting in various responses from cramps and exhaustion to heat syncope, stroke, or death

heat intolerance

Sports medicine A condition caused by the thermal challenges of exercise, resulting in various responses from cramps and exhaustion to heat syncope, stroke, death. See Heat-related death, Heat wave.
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These novels findings highlight the effectiveness of hatha yoga postures alone, in the absence of a heated practice environment, in improving vascular health and are of clinical significance given the increased propensity toward heat intolerance in aging adults," they concluded in the study.
Beginning with the phrase, "It is, I promise, worse than you think," Wallace-Wells takes a somber approach to discuss possible future scenarios for factors such as heat intolerance, food insecurity, air quality and warfare.
Symptoms of hyperthyroidism are those of an overactive metabolism: weight loss, heat intolerance, shakiness, palpitations, rapid heart rate, and frequent bowel movements," says Dr.
Signs and Symptoms of Thyrotoxicosis Signs * Hyperactivity, * Tachycardia; Irritability, Dysphoria Atrial Fibrillation in the * Heat Intolerance Elderly and Sweating * Tremor Palpitations * Goitre * Fatigue and Weakness * Warm, Moist Skin * Weight loss * Muscle with increased Appetite Weakness, Proximal * Diarrhoea myopathy * Polyuria * Lid Retraction or Lag * Oligomenorrhoea, * Gynaecomastia Loss of Libido
A 26 year old male patient presented to the skin Outpatient Department with a loss of sweating over distal parts of both his upper and lower limbs for which he couldn't work during the day due to heat intolerance, and he had to wet his body repeatedly to gain some comfort.
Specifically, Caucasians reported heat intolerance more frequently compared to African Americans (see Table 3).
The primary HTT outcome was heat tolerance classification (with heat intolerance defined as [T.
This heat intolerance has led to an increase in heat-related deaths during heat waves.
If you have heart disease, problems with dehydration or heat intolerance, or have had heat-related illness (such as heatstroke) in the past, it is probably best to skip hot yoga," said Khan.
The main symptoms of an overactive thyroid are palpitations, excessive sweating, weight loss, heat intolerance, anxiety, tremors in the hand, excessive hair loss from the scalp, muscle weakness, loose and frequent bowel movements and protrusion of the eyes and in the case of elderly patients, heart failure," he said.
Some research suggests heatstroke patients may have brief or last heat intolerance, but whether this is innate or a result of the heatstroke is unclear.
Patients usually have fatigue, nervousness, weight loss, palpitations and heat intolerance.