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2012-01-11 06:35:23

A young fit athlete who appears no different from the others on his football team dies suddenly during practice on a hot summer day. What could make this happen?

Experimental 'Couch Potato Pill' May Also Prevent Heat Stroke
2012-01-09 14:12:48

According to a new study in the journal Nature Medicine, an experimental treatment known as the 'couch potato pill' may also help to prevent heatstroke in people genetically predisposed to it.

2011-08-22 17:45:00

Lady of America Franchise Corporation Offers Tips to Exercise Safely in the Sizzling Heat Ft.

2011-07-29 07:56:00

-- Sets target date of 2013 to eliminate deaths -- Calls for specific education and enactment measures WASHINGTON, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Safe Kids USA today called on government, advocacy groups, automakers and car seat manufacturers to combine efforts to eliminate child heat stroke deaths in vehicles by 2013. "We must take action now because kids are dying," said Torine Creppy, executive director of Safe Kids USA.

2011-07-21 08:41:00

21 Deaths This Year and Summer Heat Waves Call For Extra Care with Children WASHINGTON, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the mid-point of summer, with hot temperatures throughout the country and more than 20 child deaths so far from hyperthermia, Safe Kids USA reminds caregivers to never leave children alone in vehicles.

2011-07-05 08:00:00

NEW YORK, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The world-renowned International Journal of Hyperthermia has unveiled a new special issue which addresses the thermal aspects of radiofrequency exposure on human health.

2011-06-28 20:28:30

Older adults might need to reach for that glass of water a little more quickly than others during the hot summer months.

2011-06-21 10:57:00

AARP Provides Warning Signs of Heat Stress & Tips to Beat the Heat - Reminds People to Check on Elderly Family, Friends & Neighbors BOISE, Idaho, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The first day of summer in Idaho finds temperatures on the rise across the state and while this marks the start of fun in the sun for many, for elderly residents, it means greater risk of heat stroke, heat exhaustion and even death.


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]