Category: Heat Wave

Dangerously High Temperatures can be Harmful to the Body

July 26th, 2023
Experts warn that people need to be careful in this summer’s high temperatures as they could impact people’s health. Heat and Your Health What makes the intense heat so deadly is that a person often has disruptions to the cooling mechanisms of the bod… more »

Don’t get Sick From the Heat

June 21st, 2017
With the temperature rising, people need to be careful out in the heat. Not taking proper precautions in the heat could lead to a heat-related illness. Heat-Related Illnesses When the weather gets hot, people can become sick with a heat-related illnes… more »

Take Precautions When Exercising in the Heat

July 6th, 2016
Exercising in hot weather puts extra stress on your body. If you don’t take care when exercising in the heat, you risk causing a serious illness. Heat Related Illnesses During the summer both exercise and air temperature increase your core body temper… more »

Have a Healthy Summer!

June 15th, 2016
Summer is here which means the start of lots fun outdoors activities: swimming, hiking, barbeques, and more.  Summer also means sunburns , swimming accidents, and other not so fun experiences. Make this summer a healthy and safe one for your family. Av… more »

Fourth of July Fun (and Safety)

July 1st, 2015
The Fourth of July is filled with fun, food and fireworks. Make sure you not only have a good time this holiday weekend, but that you and your loved ones are safe as well. Fourth of July Fireworks One part of Fourth of July everyone looks forward to a… more »