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Hot spell raises risk of strokes

Health

Hot spell raises risk of strokes

The recent hot weather has increased the risk of stroke, especially among older people, as many hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City have seen more patients admitted for heart problems.

Scorching heat to return in south after unexpected rain

Society

Scorching heat to return in south after unexpected rain

Temperatures in Ho Chi Minh City and some other southern provinces have dropped significantly following unseasonable rains in recent days, but heat waves are forecast to return this weekend due to a hot spell from the west, The Saigon Times Daily reported.

Record hot weather sears northern, central regions

Society

Record hot weather sears northern, central regions

The severe hot weather that hit northern and central regions over the last few days begins to drop slightly on July 6 although temperatures remain at highs of around 39 degree Celsius, according to the National Hydro-meteorological Forecast Centre.