Heat-Related Illness

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As Temperatures Rise, Health Officials Urge People To Stay Cool

Summer in South Florida is in full swing and boy is it hot and humid. As temperatures climb here in the Sunshine State, the Florida Department of Health is encouraging safe habits to prevent against heat-related illness.

CBS Miami–06/23/2015

A picture of the sun over South Florida. (Source: CBS4)

Do You Know How To Spot Heat Related Illnesses?

South Florida weather is great, most of the time, but our heat and humidity can get the best of almost anyone. When the mercury goes above 90 it combines with our high humidity to create potentially dangerous conditions.

05/23/2014

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High School Football Two-A-Day Practices Limited

A week after their brethren in college and the NFL took to the field, high school football players are set to open fall practices Monday. But, there will be a very different feel to the practices this season.

CBS Miami–08/06/2012