The bath may be as health treatment, and harmful, able to cause harm. So, the most common ailment in the rules of visiting the steam is heat stroke.
As told the chief doctor of the Moscow regional station of emergency medical service Oleg Kakurin, it is important not to confuse its symptoms with the signs of a stroke, which can also be provoked by the visit to bath. For this you need to measure the body temperature in the mouth, with heat stroke it is high. The rest of the symptoms are similar — dizziness, nausea and vomiting, palpitations, feeling short of breath, irregular and uneven breathing.
In both cases, you need to seek medical help. However, if heat stroke is confirmed, the person should immediately put on a flat surface in a cool place and ensure the flow of fresh air. Cooling the surface of the body should start from the head, by means of compresses, and a body wrap soaked in cold sheets. In parallel, the presence of consciousness, it is necessary to give the victim drink plenty of liquids to avoid dehydration.
The bath is also advised not to visit people with epilepsy, hypertension, inflammatory diseases of a chronic nature, severe mental or neurotic diseases, Oncology and certain other ailments.
On July 17 it became known that the state Duma Deputy Vitaly Milonov invited the Minister of construction and housing and communal services Vladimir Yakushev to make public baths is free for citizens, in houses which shut off the hot water, as residents are experiencing considerable difficulties.