Over­heated child had seizure

China Daily (Hong Kong) - - CHINA -

A 3-year-old girl in Wuhan had a seizure on Dec 4 af­ter her grand­mother dressed her in five lay­ers of cloth­ing and took her out to play in the sun­shine. The child, nick­named Xi Xi, had just re­cov­ered from a fever so her grandma, sur­named Zhang, de­cided to dress her up warm be­fore they went out­side. How­ever, the girl soon col­lapsed and be­gan froth­ing at the mouth, leav­ing Zhang to call for an am­bu­lance. When help ar­rived, doc­tors said Xi Xi had suf­fered febrile con­vul­sions caused by over­heat­ing.

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