Treatment of heat cramps mainly involves:
Replacing lost fluid and salt
Administering an intravenous infusion
Massaging the arms and legs
Lowering the body temperature
One danger sign indicative of impending heatstroke during hard labor in a hot
Stoppage of sweating
Pale, damp skin
Salt routinely lost from profuse sweating should be replaced by:
Consuming 1 or 2 salt tablets with each meal
Eating regular meals
Receiving IV solutions
Adding salt to your canteen each time you fill it up
List two ways to decrease heat stress.
Which of the following choices best describes the symptoms of a victim of heat
a. Severe cramps in the muscles of the lower extremities and abdominal wall.
b. Weakness, faintness, vomiting, and profuse sweating.
c. High body temperature, unconsciousness, convulsions, and absence of