Vincentians advised to keep an eye out for dehydration signs

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Vincentians are being urged to watch out for symptoms of dehydration, as the country continues to experience very hot weather conditions.

The advice came from Chief Health Promotions Officer, Shanika John, during NBC s Face to Face programme on Friday.

Miss John said persons should ensure that they are aware of the signs and symptoms of dehydration.

The Ministry of Health says the United Nation has indicated that the planet has just experienced the hottest three months ever recorded.

The Ministry is urging persons to take the necessary precautions to protect themselves from the hot weather conditions currently being experienced, by staying hydrated and avoiding outdoor activity during the hottest hours of the day.

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