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Warm temperature are here. Do you know any of these terms?

Heat Wave- Prolonged period of excessive heat, often combined with excessive humidity.

Heat Index- A number in degrees Fahrenheit (F) that tells how hot it feels when relative humidity is added to the air temperature. 227 more words

Extreme Heat

Firefighters dealing with heat related emergencies

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — On a bright sunny day, you may want to get outside and make the most of it, but don’t underestimate the sunshine or the humid summer air. 478 more words


Straight, No Chaser: Heat Related Illnesses (Heat Exhaustion, Heat Cramps, Heat Stroke)

In the midst of all the memes and joking around the cramping LeBron James had during the first game of the NBA Finals, there appears not to be much thought given to the notion that heat cramps are an early sign of a life threatening condition, and many of us have had loved ones who have died from heat related illnesses. 875 more words

Sterling Medical Advice

Heat Illness Prevention

Hot weather is certainly here and with it comes the risk of heat illnesses. The good news is that these illnesses can be prevented by simple precautions. 417 more words

Hazard Control Management

Do You Know How To Spot Heat Related Illnesses?

MIAMI (CBSMiami) ¬†— South Florida weather is great, most of the time, but our heat and humidity can get the best of almost anyone. When the mercury goes above 90 it combines with our high¬†humidity to create potentially dangerous conditions. 524 more words