Summer Caution: Heat-Related Illnesses On The RiseFort Worth-based MedStar Mobile Healthcare says it has treated 109 heat illness related patients since June 1.
Dallas Apartment Tenants Coping Without A/CKeeping healthy and safe in the North Texas heat can be challenging. But imagine trying to do it without air conditioning. More than 300 tenants at one North Texas apartment complex are facing that challenge.
Salvation Army Helping Homeless During Extreme HeatStaying cool and hydrated is difficult during this North Texas heat wave, but imagine trying to keep yourself safe if you’re homeless. To help those less fortunate Salvation Army volunteers have been spending afternoons handing out hundreds of cups of cold water.
Doctors: Stay Hydrated, But Remember ElectrolytesWith heat hovering near and above the triple digit mark, doctors are reminding residents that their bodies need more than water. They need electrolytes.
Intense Triple-Digit Heat Endangering PetsEvery member of Buddrus family said they adore their beautiful and busy German Shepherd. Named Sasha, one of her favorite things is going for a ride, but last week getting inside the family's sweltering SUV almost killed her.
North Texas Heat Wave Sending More To HospitalLocal health officials are warning about the North Texas heat and your health. Triple-digit temperatures tend to make people sick and the current heat wave is sending more people to the hospital.
Two Dallas County Men Dead Due To Heat
8 Families Displaced After 3-Alarm Fire In DallasEight families are displaced from their homes after a three-alarm fire broke out at the Whispering Hollow Apartments in the 6900 block of S. Cockrell Hill Sunday afternoon.