In Nanjing, 155 people hit 120 due to heatstroke in 9 days: obviously everyone has heatstroke, why are they not allowed to drink a lot of cold drinks?

The beginning of autumn has passed, but the hot weather will not withdraw from everyone’s life circle so quickly.

Especially in recent days, high temperature red warnings have been issued in many places in Jiangsu, and the highest temperature in Nanjing, Zhenjiang, Wuxi, Suzhou, Changzhou, southern Taizhou, and southern Yangzhou will rise to 40°C or above.

Among them, from August 1st to 9th, Nanjing Emergency Center has received 155 first aid alarms for heat stroke, and some serious symptoms such as heat stroke may occur.

Therefore, experts also remind you: if you have flush, increased sweating strong>, and at the same time accompanied by signs of heat stroke such as dizziness, nausea, it is necessary to transfer to a cool and ventilated place to rest in time.

If you have become unconscious, you need to go to the doctor in time. While waiting for the 120 emergency, you also need to take measures such as removing the heat source, undressing, and ice packs, but do not take cold drinks in large quantities.

It’s so hot, why isn’t it allowed to drink a lot of cold drinks?

In high temperature weather, both the skin and the blood vessels of the human body are subject to the physical laws of thermal expansion and contraction, and the blood vessels are in a state of dilation.

If you drink a lot of ice water, it is bound to cause the rapid contraction of blood vessels, resulting in insufficient blood supply to the cardiovascular and cerebrovascular vessels, leading to cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, especially previous hypertension, coronary heart disease and cerebrovascular diseases Patients with a medical history will lead to increased blood pressure, induced angina pectoris or even myocardial infarction and cerebrovascular disease.

It is better to drink warm water than cold water to cool down the heat< /p>

Drinking water is a physiological requirement when people sweat a lot to dissipate heat.

The reason why people feel cool after drinking ice water is mainly because the ice water reduces the temperature of the mouth, but other parts of the body do not significantly cool down.

At the same time, the ice water will also slow down the blood circulation in the body, which is not conducive to the evaporation of sweat.

And warm water can promote blood circulation, speed up the evaporation of sweat and heat loss, can better reduce the temperature of the whole body, and can achieve the effect of cooling down.

Who is not suitable for overeating cold drinks in summer?

First, pregnant women

During pregnancy, the mucous membranes of a woman’s nose, pharynx, trachea, etc. will be hyperemia and edema. state.

Excessive consumption of cold drinks will reduce blood flow, cause abnormal contraction of blood vessels, and cause abnormal contraction of blood vessels in the gastrointestinal tract, which can easily cause abdominal pain and diarrhea.

In severe cases, it may even cause abnormal uterine spasm, which will have a certain impact on the growth and development of the fetus.

Second, infants and young children

The gastrointestinal tract of infants and young children is very delicate. It can cause severe bloating, abdominal pain, diarrhea, and even dehydration.

Most cold drinks contain a lot of sweeteners, pigments, edible flavors, etc. After these additives enter the body, they will affect the body’s absorption of nutrients and affect the normal development of infants and young children.

Third, people with respiratory diseases

For those suffering from pharyngitis, bronchitis, bronchitis, asthma, pneumonia, etc. For people with a series of respiratory diseases, once excessive consumption of cold drinks, the throat and trachea will be stimulated by cold and cold, resulting in abnormal spasm.

At the same time, the ciliary activity on the tracheal mucosa will slow down, resulting in severe coughing and exacerbation of asthma.

What should I pay attention to before eating cold drinks?

1. Do not eat quickly

When eating cold drinks in summer, be careful not to eat cold drinks quickly.

Once you eat cold drinks quickly, it will stimulate the mucous membrane of the mouth and esophagus, which will cause abnormal spasm of the blood vessels in the head, and headaches will appear.

And it will also strongly stimulate the throat and stomach, resulting in sore throat, stomach pain and other uncomfortable symptoms.

2. Don’t eat cold drinks after strenuous exercise

Don’t eat cold drinks after strenuous exercise, the body temperature will rise rapidly during strenuous exercise, and the throat will be affected. Bleeding occurs.

If you eat cold drinks at this time, the throat and stomach will be strongly stimulated, and it is easy to have sore throat, hoarseness, cough, diarrhea, and abdominal pain.

At the same time, don’t eat some cold drinks without hygiene guarantee. After all, contaminated cold drinks will contain a lot of other bacteria. Once eaten, it will seriously threaten your health.