Skip to content

    Fitness & Exercise

    Heat Stroke Directory

    Heat stroke occurs when the body's temperature gets abnormally elevated, causing serious symptoms, and is considered a medical emergency. Symptoms of heat stroke include nausea, vomiting, fatigue, headache, dizziness, rapid breathing, disorientation, and more. If someone is experiencing heat stroke, immediately cool that person in any way possible, removing clothing and applying water or ice to the skin. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how heat stroke is caused, symptoms, treatments, prevention, and more.

    Medical Reference

    Features

    Thumbnail: Can I Work Out On an Empty Stomach?

    Is it better to exercise with or without food? What does it do to your body?

    Read Full Article

    Slideshows & Images

    News Archive

    Today on WebMD

    couple working out
    You don't need a gym for this workout.
    build a better butt
    Workouts for slim and shapely glutes.
     
    bicycle spinning in gym
    Test your knowledge on getting in shape.
    variety of bottled water
    How much water do you need?
     

    WebMD Special Sections