Dehydration or heat stroke? | Health & Fitness

Deyhdration Heat

Heat-related illnesses include dehydration, when the body loses more fluid that it takes in; and heat stroke, when the body temperature rises to 104 degrees or higher.

Summer may be coming to an end, but our risk for heat related illness is still very real. I learned that first hand a few weeks ago.

The weather had been hot, but it was not a particularly strenuous day for me. I remember drinking fluids that day, though apparently not enough. That evening while sitting on the porch, I suddenly felt tired, dizzy and confused.

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TechRadar Choice Awards 2021 voting open: Home Tech, Health and Fitness

New for 2021 – the TechRadar Choice Awards 2021 powered by OPPO celebrate the most-loved tech products and brands. 

With over 50 award categories, products such as TVs, laptops, phones, cameras and more are in with a chance of taking away a coveted award. It’s quite simply the most anticipated tech awards this year!

Vote & win!

Vote to be in with a chance of winning* this tech bundle worth over £1,700!

– OPPO Find X3 Pro smartphone
– OPPO Watch smartwatch
– OPPO Enco X true wireless earbuds
– Eufy RoboVac G30 Hybrid
robot vacuum

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And what

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Area COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continue upward trend | Health & Fitness

Terra Uhing


Three Rivers is pleased that the COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine, also known as Comirnaty, has received FDA approval for individuals who are 16 years of age and older.

“This is extremely exciting news. We know that many have been waiting for this before making the choice to get vaccinated against COVID-19. With the current state of the pandemic, we are thrilled that more people will feel comfortable enough to get vaccinated,” Uhing said.

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The health department has identified 11 new lab-confirmed variants of concern within the health district.

The new

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iFit Health Files to Go Public

Nordic Track Vault

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IFit Health & Fitness, which makes NordicTrack equipment, has filed to go public.

iFit is seeking to raise $100 million with its IPO. The company didn’t disclose how many shares it would sell or their price range. That will come with future filings. It will trade on the Nasdaq under the symbol “IFIT,” according to a prospectus.

The $100 million is also considered a placeholder that will change with more information.

Morgan Stanley,

BofA Securities and


are underwriters on the deal. 

iFit is a health and fitness subscription technology company

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Medicare Basics meeting set for Sept. 16 in Fremont | Health & Fitness

If you or someone you love is turning 65 in the near future, now is the time to learn the basics about the Medicare Health Insurance program.

There will be a Medicare Basics informational meeting on Sept. 16 at the Dodge County Extension Office at 1206 W. 23rd St. in Fremont. Current COVID-19 precautions will be taken, including social distancing and masks will be strongly encouraged. If the meeting cannot safely be held in person a Zoom session will be coordinated for those able to join in this manner.

The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and nothing will be

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Flu vaccinations now available at Hy-Vee Pharmacies | Health & Fitness


Flu shots available at Hy-Vee

Hy-Vee, Inc. announced Tuesday that the flu vaccine is now available inside its more than 275 Hy-Vee Pharmacy locations, with no appointment or prescription necessary. Drive-thru flu clinics will also be offered at Hy-Vee Pharmacy locations throughout the company’s eight-state region on select days through Oct. 30.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends individuals 6 months of age and older get a flu vaccine each year to prevent getting and spreading the flu virus.

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For the second consecutive year, drive-thru flu clinics

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Sa Sa International strategises to focus more health and fitness product portfolio

Sa Sa International is actively expanding its health and fitness product portfolio in Hong Kong. It has obtained the sole distributorship of the Korean health and beauty brand “BB Lab” for the markets of Hong Kong and Macau SARs.

BB Lab’s collagen powder products are sold across Sa Sa’s retail stores in Hong Kong and Macau SARs and its shopping website (, as well as various online sales channels. This is part of Sa Sa’s strategy to introduce more health and fitness brands to enrich its product portfolio and seize ever-growing opportunities in the health sector. The group

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