Notice! Be alert to high temperature weather-induced cardiovascular disease

This article is reproduced from [Litchi News Weibo];

Recently, the reporter visited Nanjing Hospital and found that the number of patients with cardiovascular disease increased due to hot weather. Research shows that #heat exposure increases the risk of myocardial infarction#, an analysis study published in the “Lancet” sub-journal in June 2022 shows that each 1 degree increase in temperature is associated with an increased overall risk of cardiovascular disease death 2.1%. The doctor said that people sweat a lot in hot weather, and blood concentrating is easy to form blood clots; after the air conditioner is turned on in summer, the temperature difference between indoor and outdoor is large, which is easy to induce cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases; in addition, the high temperature in summer causes the heart rate to increase, which also induces angina pectoris. and a major cause of myocardial infarction. The doctor reminded that people suffering from coronary heart disease, stroke and other diseases should not stop and reduce medicines without authorization on hot days;