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Graphic: Beat the Heat

Graphic image with tips on how to beat extreme heat. Text reads: What: Extreme heat or heat waves occur when the temperature reaches extremely high levels or when the combination of heat and humidity causes the air to become oppressive. Who: More males than females are affected: children older adults, outside workers. Where: Houses with little to no AC, construction worksites, cars. How to Avoid: Stay hydrates with water, avoid sugary beverages, stay cool in an air conditioned area, wear light-weight light colored loose fitting clothes.

Graphic: Beat the Heat. Heat related deaths are preventable.

 

Photo by Ready Graphic - May 30, 2017
Last Updated: April 17, 2019