A killer heatwave has settled over Honshu Island, Japan's main land mass.
Between July 23 - 29, or one week, 8,386 people in Japan have been hospitalized for heat-related illness.
That is 1.5 times the number from the previous week.
In this one week, 16 people died from heat. 163 have been diagnosed with serious illness.
42.8% of those hospitalized are over 65 years old.
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