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Depending where you live, an electric fan may not cool you down and could actually hurt you

Aug 05, 2019 - CNN

(CNN) -- Summers are getting hotter, something we have seen multiple times in Europe recently. Heat waves are becoming more intense and more frequent, thanks to the climate crisis.

Your go-to cooling method might be to blast a fan in your face to help evaporate the sweat. However, a new study suggests that depending on where you live, fans might be doing more damage to your body than helping.

The study was published this week in the Annals of Internal Medicine, an academic medical ...