In the summer, the combination of high heat, high humidity, and smog can be very dangerous. You need to be extra careful, those especially at risk during these weather conditions include:

  • The elderly
  • People with certain chronic illnesses, such as heart or lung conditions or people unable to move or change position by themselves
  • Infants and preschool children
  • People who exercise vigorously or are involved in strenuous work outdoors for prolonged periods
  • People taking certain medications, for example, for mental health conditions. (Please consult your doctor or pharmacist).