Latest Hyperthermia Stories

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.

2011-06-07 00:00:33

With temperatures soaring across the nation, Petplan pet insurance’s reminds pet parents to be vigilant of keeping their four-legged companions cool and comfortable for optimum pet health. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) June 06, 2011 The record heat that has been experienced in recent weeks across the United States has brought with it the annual list of tips to keep cool to prevent dangerous overheating.

Word of the Day
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.