Loaded Dice: Aging in a Changing Climate features an overview of the basic factors
involved in heat stress and cardiovascular strain in older men and women. In that regard,
the DVD discusses climate change, as well as temperature and heat wave epidemiology.
The DVD also reviews the changes that occur in the skin of individuals as they age. Finally,
the DVD looks at aging in a hotter world.
Among the topics covered:
• Climate change
• Epidemiology of daily temperature and heat waves
• Cause of death during heat waves
• Heat stress & cardiovascular strain in older men and women
• Changes in aged skin