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Heat Exhaustion Symptoms

Summertime Heat Poses Special Risks to Seniors

Jim T. Miller | Posted 09.16.2013 | Fifty
Jim T. Miller

Most people don't realize that extreme summer heat causes thousands of heat-related illnesses in the U.S. each year, and kills more people than hurricanes, lightning, tornadoes, floods and earthquakes combined.

QUIZ: How Does The Heat Wave Affect Your Health?

Posted 06.30.2012 | Healthy Living

We're barely over a week into summer and already we can't beat the heat. In fact, this past week alone, more than 1,000 new records were set for da...

WATCH: How To Stay Cool In Heat Wave

Posted 09.18.2011 | Healthy Living

It's official: heat wave 2011 is in full force. And if you're out and about in this scorching summer weather, it's inevitable that you're going to fin...

150 Treated For Heat-Related Illness On Near West Side

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

About 150 people were treated for heat-related illness at a Near West Side private bus stop this afternoon by the Chicago Fire Department, but no one ...

IT'S REALLY HOT: And Going To Stay That Way (For Awhile At Least)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The hot and sticky weather you have been complaining about for the past two days will unfortunately be sticking around--possibly until the end of July...

Heat Exhaustion: How To Keep Your Cool

Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

In case you missed the memo and/or managed to miraculously spend your entire weekend indoors, the first heat wave of the summer has finally hit. Since...