Heat Exhaustion Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

According to Doctors – here’s how to know when you need to cool off.   Heat-related deaths and illnesses are entirely preventable—and yet, extreme heat causes 618 deaths in the US each year, according to the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention. Generally speaking, heat-related illnesses occur when the body isn’t able to properly cool itself[…]

Keep People and Pets Safe in the Heat

Safety in the Summer Heat Never leave a living thing unattended in a motor vehicle!  Heat related motor vehicle emergencies are entirely preventable, see below for ways to keep your loved ones safe.  For other ways to help keep your family, friends, and pets safe this summer download our Hyperthermia brochure (English version or Spanish version) for lifesaving[…]

Top Sunscreens of 2018

Consumer Reports tested 73 products and found 13 to recommend. Did your go-to sunscreen make the list?   May 11, 2018 — Despite concerns about chemical sunscreens, they protect you better from the sun than “natural” sunscreens, Consumer Reports’ latest sunscreen report finds.   No natural sunscreen — products made with titanium dioxide, zinc oxide[…]

Safety in the Summer Heat | National Safety Month

Keep People and Pets Safe in the Heat Never leave a living thing unattended in a motor vehicle!  Heat related motor vehicle emergencies are entirely preventable, see below for ways to keep your loved ones safe.  For other ways to help keep your family, friends, and pets safe this summer download our Hyperthermia brochure (English version or Spanish[…]

Protecting Children from Extreme Heat: Information for Parents

Extreme heat can cause children to become sick in several ways. Make sure to protect your child from the heat as much as possible, watch for symptoms, and call your doctor if you see any develop.   Preventing Effects of Extreme Heat: There are several steps you can take to protect your child from heat-related[…]