Questions And Answers About Heat And High Temperatures

What happens in the body when it gets very hot and how can health problems due to heat be prevented? These are examples of questions answered here by Petter Ljungman, cardiologist and researcher at the Institute for Environmental Medicine and expert coordinator at KI's Center for Health Crises.

  • What happens in the body when it gets very hot?
  • How can one act, to prevent risks and to handle heat and high temperatures?
  • What should you think about if you have to work, inside or outside, when it is very hot?
  • What should an employer do to create the best possible work environment for their staff?
  • What warning signs from the body should you be mindful of when it is very hot and how should you act if you begin to feel unwell?

Read questions and answers here.

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