Heat Cramps Directory
Heat cramps are muscle spasms that occur due to strenuous activity or a hot environment. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how heat cramps are caused, symptoms of heat cramps, treatments, prevention, and much more.
The Basics of Heat Cramps
Heat cramps result from an electrolyte imbalance that can occur with exercise or from working in a hot environment. Learn more from WebMD about symptoms and treatment.
Protecting Your Child from Dehydration and Heat Illness
Children are at greater risk than adults for dehydration and heat illness. WebMD provides tips for keeping your child hydrated for a healthy, active summer.
Treating Heat-Related Illnesses
How can heat-related illnesses like heat exhaustion and heat stroke be treated? Find out from the experts at WebMD.
Dehydration and Heat Illness in Children
WebMD explains how to spot the early signs of dehydration and heat illness in children and what to do.