Patient Comments: Heat Exhaustion - Causes

If you or someone you know has experienced heat exhaustion, what do you feel was the cause?

Comment from: Helping Hand, 45-54 Female Published: July 18

I experienced heat exhaustion while on a bike trip through Vermont. The temperature was in the 100s that week. Just before arriving at our campground one afternoon, I became shaky, nauseated, and barely had the strength to pedal my bike.

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