Spectrum of Heat-Stroke

Heatwave, karachi heatwave

In previous article you read about the ways of preventing heat stroke. Now here are certain points for you to differentiate between severity of the heat illnesses. Firstly, to avoid unnecessary panic, one needs to know about the spectrum of this heat illness because not all its forms will lead to death. The spectrum in …


Heatwave in Karachi

Heatwave, karachi heatwave

Last year Pakistan witnessed the worst form of heat wave that took the lives of over a thousand people from all walks of life. Many zoo animals and countless agricultural livestock was also affected. It mostly affected the province of Sindh with temperatures soaring to as high as 50oC.  The former director general of the Pakistan …