The Medical Association of Athens calls on the citizens to take precautions against the heat, especially if they belong to the vulnerable groups of the population.
The residents of the center of Athens limit their movements in the areas of the center that are distinguished by high air pollution and increased traffic. The permanent residents of the center of Athens are preferable to stay at home during the hot hours of the day.
Vulnerable populations (infants, preschool children, the elderly, pregnant women, obese, etc.) should take precautions carefully and contact their doctor immediately if they experience a symptom that may be the result of weather conditions such as dizziness. headache, dizziness, drowsiness, behavioral disorders, nausea, vomiting, cramps, etc.