In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Clumps of itchy or prickly tiny red bumps on the skin that appear with hot humid weather in tropical countries is called miliaria or prickly heat in layman's terms.
- Its cooling properties are such that application on the body prevents prickly heat and summer boils.
- The morning, like most out in the open in summer, was cold to start, quickly warming up to an uncomfortable prickly heat.
- Maybe we would be lucky with a little wind tonight, I thought, so I could sleep without feeling prickly heat.
- Come to think of it, the summer was a lot better in spite of the sweat, dust and prickly heat.
- The juice of the nettle is good, she says, for a variety of ailments - arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, allergic rashes and prickly heat.
- Major Ashby said: ‘Our feet are sore and we have a variety of exotic insect bites and are suffering from prickly heat and sunburn, but apart from that we are all fine.’
- It is important to remember that even minor sickness in the desert can have dire consequences - prickly heat and diarrhea can upset part of the sweating mechanism and increase water loss, raising susceptibility to heat illnesses.
- Irritated summer skin is usually caused by clogged sweat ducts, a condition called prickly heat or miliaria, or by exposure to poison ivy, oak or sumac.
- Even though my thighs were not enormous or anything, I would still get prickly heat.
- Also in hot climates I get prickly heat on my neck (as proven on my trip to the Philippines).
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