Heat exhaustion, heatstroke and sunstroke.
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Information on dehydration and heat-related illness, presented by Survive Outdoors, Inc.
eMedicine Health - Heat Cramps
Consumer health resource center providing information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment.
Excessive Heat Events Guidebook
The US Environmental Protection Agency offers advice to the public and to emergency service providers about preparing for and coping with heat waves.
How to Prevent Heat-Related Illness in Children
Steps, tips and overall warnings. From eHow.com
HowStuffWorks: How Heat Stroke Works
Brief narrative explains the cause, effect and treatment of heat stroke.
MedlinePlus: Heat Illness
Resources and fact sheets for dealing with heat related illnesses.
Dead Heat - Why Don't Americans Sweat Over Heat-Wave Deaths?
Raises the question of why more attention is not paid to these preventable deaths. [Slate] (July 30, 2002)
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