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CDC: Extreme Heat
Information about recognizing and preventing heat-related illnesses, including tips on outdoor and indoor safety, heat stress in the elderly, and links to more resources.
Dehydration and Heat Injury
Explains how humidity contributes to heat illness.
eMedicine.com: Heat Exhaustion and Heatstroke
Clinical and workup notes on heat illness.
familydoctor.org: Heat-Related Illness: What You Can Do to Prevent It
Includes an explanation of the heat index.
Heat Cramps, Heat Exhaustion, and Heat Stroke
Information on preventing heat-related illnesses.
Heat Stress (Sun Stress)
Information about medical emergencies triggered by hot weather.
KidsHealth: Heat Illness
Information about treating heat cramps, heat exhaustion, and heatstroke in children.
MedlinePlus: Heat Illness
Fact sheets and news about heat-related conditions such as dehydration, heat cramps, and heatstroke.
Merck Manual: Heat Disorders
Includes symptoms, signs, and treatment for heatstroke, heat exhaustion, and heat cramps.
Preventing Heat Stress in Children and Adolescents
Facts about heat exhaustion in kids.
Working in Hot Environments
Information about heat stress from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.