Tag: heat exhaustion

Exercising Outdoors? Make Sure to Stay Hydrated,...

It’s July in South Florida and that usually means that the “feels like” heat index is near, at or over...

July 13, 2022

Need-to-Know Facts About Dehydration, Heat Exhaustion and...

Living in a hot and humid climate always raises the risk of heat-related illnesses for both adults and children. Those...

June 1, 2022

A Return to Summer Fun Means Being...

After spending much of last summer in lockdown and trying to avoid COVID-19, many families are hoping for a return...

June 21, 2021

Heat Wave: How to Stay Healthy as...

Summer seems like the season when we should be most carefree. But it actually is associated with a spike in...

July 10, 2019

Heat-Related Illnesses: How to Spot Them and...

South Florida’s notorious summer heat, with that tropical injection of stifling humidity, peaks for several weeks as teen athletes start...

July 30, 2018

Student Athletes Cautioned About Post-Storm, Heat-Related Illness

Hurricane Irma sidelined student athletes from game play and practice. But some school teams are about to re-start practice about...

September 15, 2017

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