heat stress

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General name for several medical conditions such as heat exhaustion, heat cramps (muscle pain or spasms) and heat stroke, caused by working in hot areas.

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James was extremely worried that he had heat stress after a long day of construction work under the hot Arizona sun.
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I felt that some of our workers were suffering from heat stress and needed to be taken out of work for the day.
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The heat stress experienced by the athlete was substantial which is why we had them train in hot weather as well.
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