Heatstroke is surprisingly dangerous.
In fact, it's one of the main causes of medical emergencies at events across the country. Heat-related illnesses like heat exhaustion and heatstroke can be terrifying experiences, and are much more serious than most people realize. Sometimes heat illnesses can look and feel like an altered state (being high).
Dancing for long periods of time, especially in hot environments, is a major risk factor for dehydration and heat-related illness. Heat exhaustion can become life-threatening heatstroke if someone isn't cooled off.
Deaths from heatstroke have occurred at raves, nightclubs, festivals, and pretty much everywhere else in the world, often when...