Preventing the effects of heat
During a heat wave, your health can deteriorate rapidly. You can take certain precautions to make yourself more comfortable and reduce the health risks for you and your loved ones. The City of Saint-Lambert wish to remind you of a few of these preventive measures:
Seniors and those with chronic illnesses are encouraged to follow these preventive measures to reduce the risk of suffering from heat-related health problems. All residents are encouraged to check on members of their entourage who may be at risk.
Symptoms that require monitoring changes in health
It is important to monitor any deterioration in the health of an adult who has the following symptoms:
- Unusual fatigue or exhaustion
- Inconsistent words
- Loss of balance
If you have questions about your health, call Info‑Santé 811 or consult a health professional, a pharmacist for instance.
To know more...
For more information, visit the Quebec Government website.