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14 Heat Disorders in Athletics: • The major forms of heat illness in order of increasing severity are heat cramps , heat exhaustion and heat stroke. – (1) Heat exposure, – (2) loss of water and salt, – (3)
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Unformatted text preview: heat storage usually reflected by a high core temperature. Athletes susceptible because: (1) they are competitive - ignore discomfort, (2) clothing and equipment, (3) coach denies water....
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