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How to Manage With Extreme Temperatures During the Heatwave

Extreme hot weather poses the risk of conditions such as heatstroke and heat exhaustion.

Extreme hot weather poses the risk of conditions such as heatstroke and heat exhaustion.

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Health experts have shared advice on how to cope as the Met Office warns lives could be at risk during expected record-breaking hot weather.

Temperatures are expected to exceed 37C in parts of the UK, with the Met Office warning of "a very serious situation" as it issued its first red warning for extreme heat.