How people die from extreme heat
This is what can happen to your body
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The Northern Hemisphere is being blasted by extreme temperatures. From the US and Canada to Europe, people are struggling to keep cool, and wildfires are rampant. Record-breaking temperatures continue to cause havoc across this part of the globe, and people keep dying as a consequence. But what actually happens to a person’s body under severe heat that can lead to death?
Click through and find out how people die from extreme heat.
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