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

National Heatstroke Prevention Day Takes Aim At Child Left In Hot Car Deaths

South Floridians are no stranger to heat, and with the month of August a day away, we are undoubtedly entering one of the hottest months of the year.

07/31/2014

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

Isaiah Laurencin & Angela Roberts (Source: Family Photo)

Broward Faces Lawsuit Over Football Player’s Death

A year ago, Isaiah Laurencin was practicing for a spot on the Miramar High School football team. Suddenly, he collapsed during conditioning drills and died. Now, as his mother mourns, she blames the school system and thinks they should pay for the death of her son.

07/31/2012

(Photo Credit: Dr. Josh Storm/Imperial Point Animal Hospital) Popeye the 102-pound American Bulldog recovering from heat stroke.

Popeye’s New Lease On Life

A little over a week after barely surviving a heat stroke; Popeye, a 110-pound English bulldog, has quite a spring in his step.

CBS4–07/01/2011

(Photo Credit: Dr. Josh Storm/Imperial Point Animal Hospital) Popeye the 102-pound American Bulldog recovering from heat stroke.

Strangers Donate To Save Heat Stroke Stricken Dog

A 102-pound, American Bulldog which suffered near deadly heat stroke is recovering at a South Florida animal hospital and likely survived due to the generous donations of strangers and quick action by paramedics.

CBS4–06/23/2011

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