Bill Would Set Standards For Monitoring Conditions That Might Put Student Athletes At Risk For Heat StrokesA bill endorsed unanimously Monday by the Senate Education Committee would set standards for monitoring conditions that might put student athletes at higher risk for heat strokes.
Lauren's List: South Florida Temperatures Are Heating Up, Watch Out For The Dangers Of Extreme HeatWe've been feeling the heat here in South Florida and it's only June!
National Heatstroke Prevention Day Takes Aim At Child Left In Hot Car DeathsSouth 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.
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.
Broward Faces Lawsuit Over Football Player's DeathA 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.
Popeye's New Lease On LifeA little over a week after barely surviving a heat stroke; Popeye, a 110-pound English bulldog, has quite a spring in his step.
Strangers Donate To Save Heat Stroke Stricken DogA 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.