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A hot flash is the sudden feeling of warmth in the upper body, which is usually most intense over the face, neck and chest. Your skin might redden, as if you're blushing. A hot flash can also cause sweating. If you lose too much body heat, you might feel chilled afterward. Night sweats are hot flashes that happen at night, and they may disrupt your sleep.

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How often hot flashes occur varies among women, but most women who report having hot flashes experience them daily. On average, hot flash symptoms persist for more than seven years. Some women have them for more than 10 years.

Older adults are more vulnerable to heat illness from dehydration. In a time of high temperatures, they should drink a minimum of eight glasses of water a day, says Dr. Jenny Jia, an instructor of general internal medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

There are several heat-related illnesses, and the symptoms can look similar to each other. Look out for weakness, fatigue, light-headedness, headache, muscle cramps, shortness of breath, nausea, vomiting, heart palpitations, confusion, and fainting. Older adults may be more prone to muscle cramps, headaches, confusion, and dizziness.

If you notice any of these symptoms in an older adult, monitor the person closely and call a doctor for further treatment, says Jia. You want to act quickly in the case of heat stroke, which is hard to detect and potentially fatal.

Freshman Kaitlin Pawlowicz was the only Longhorn to appear in the finals heat of the 400-yard individual medley. She finished seventh with a time of 4:11.45. In the same event, Southern California's Katinka Hosszu broke her own pool record with a time of 3:58.86.

One year after finishing sixth in the NCAA championship petite final,which head coach Lori Dauphiny felt left a bitter taste to the 2008season, the Tigers are back in the biggest race of all. With animpressive final 1000 meters, Princeton placed second in its semifinalheat and will compete Sunday morning for its second NCAA title in four years.

By simply making that stage, Princeton has turned some heads this weekend. One day after knocking off No. 5 Michigan in its opening heat, the Tigers faced a semifinal that included such powers as No. 2 Cal, No. 7 Michigan State and the reigning NCAA champion, No. 3 Yale. Through 500 meters, Princeton trailed the trio of boats; through 1000 meters, Princeton remained in fourth, although USC had replaced Michigan State in third place.

"The first two days have been great," Dauphiny said. "The team has been mature in its approach. I'm extremely proud of the whole program. With the ups and downs we've had this season, I'm just very proud of the fight we have shown. In some sense, we just needed more time to come together."

Despite growing indications of increased participation in healthful physical activity among the elderly, aging women tend to participate in exercise and sport to a lesser extent than their male peers. This paper suggests that strongly held beliefs about the potential risks of vigorous exercise deter many elderly women from being physically active. It then examines the gendered nature of myths and stereotypes concerning aging and physical activity and explores those social and cultural factors that have historically persuaded aging women to practice "being" old and inactive before "becoming" old. The purpose is to elaborate upon studies in the history of aging which indicate that popular perceptions rather than reality shaped social expectations, professional prescriptions, and public policy. These studies suggest how the creation of negative stereotypes around the aging female paved the way for an unbalanced version of the realities of female old age, at times delimiting aspirations and constraining opportunities for vigorous and healthful physical activity.

This novel and the film captured the imagination of millions of readers and then moviegoers. In my local theater I was told that mature women were among the largest group of fans, which may have inspired me to write a fantasy novel.

One of these concerns is urban heat islands. UHIs are areas in which heat is reradiated from paved concrete or asphalt surfaces. In cities covered in asphalt, like Los Angeles, average temperatures can become six degrees hotter than surrounding areas.

To reduce urban heat islands, she has been working with community organizations to plant trees. In March, for example, Hartin teamed up with the Inland Empire Resource Conservation District to increase tree canopy in the Inland Empire.

To keep the city cool, some Los Angeles neighborhoods are repainting pavements with reflective coating. According to a 2020 study published in Environmental Research Letters, reflective coating can decrease pavement temperatures up to 10 degrees. As helpful as this is, augmenting urban landscapes to include heat-, drought- and pest-resistant tree species, whether native or not, can significantly reduce the impacts of urban heat islands too.

Based on the study with the U.S. Forest Service examining the performance of 12 species of underplanted but promising landscape trees at UC Riverside, favorable candidates include bubba desert willow and maverick thornless honey mesquite for their drought resistance, and red push pistache for its drought and heat resistance.

For California, planting in early fall through late winter provides ample time for trees to establish a strong root system before enduring the summer heat. Doing so also means that natural rainfall can fulfill water needs, as opposed to solely relying on irrigation systems.

Unlike newly planted trees, mature trees should be watered infrequently but deeply. Watering too often can reduce the level of oxygen in the rootzone and result in waterlogged soils prone to crown and root rots. David Lahti, Oswit Land Trust board member and UCCE Master Gardener, Tamara Hedges and Janet Hartin at the Prescott Preserve in Palm Springs. 041b061a72

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