Heat prostration

Heat prostration --> heat exhaustion

a form of heat illness that results when the victim is dehydrated (fluid depleted).

Common symptoms include: fatigue, lightheadedness, nausea, vomiting, headache, rapid heartbeat and lowered blood pressure.

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