Stay safe during the heatwave

Stay in the shade and drink lots of fluids – that’s the advice from NEAS as temperatures soar. NEAS typically sees an increase in calls relating to sunburn, dehydration and heat stroke during the summer months. Children, pregnant women, the elderly, and people suffering from high blood pressure, breathing difficulties and heart conditions should take particular care. By following the simple advice below can help reduce the risk of needing medical attention: Stay in the shade or indoors during ...