MedStar Stresses Dangers Of Heat-Related Illness Amid Dog Days Of SummerAs North Texas enters a long stretch of hot weather, it’s a good time to remember that prolonged or intense exposure to hot temperatures can cause heat-related illnesses.
Hydration Is Key To Keeping Kids Healthy In Texas HeatIf not treated, heat exhaustion can develop into heat stroke which is a medical emergency.
North Texas Heat Index Tops 105 Degrees, MedStar Activates Extreme Weather ResponseMedStar has implemented its extreme weather response as North Texas enters its hottest week of the year, with heat indexes at or above 105 degrees.
Heat Wave Survival Tips: Hydrate, Hydrate, HydrateUp to this point, North Texans have enjoyed a fairly mild or near average summer, with only one day of 100º. But starting Wednesday, a stretch of triple digit heat will make outdoor conditions miserable.
Autopsy Report Shows 9-Month-Old Baby Had Signs Of Heat Exhaustion Before DyingAn initial autopsy report shows a nine-month-old baby girl found dead in hot car last night was showing signs of heat exhaustion.
Triple-Digit Temperatures Causing More Heat-Related IllnessesThe triple-digit temperatures happening across all of North Texas can be dangerous and even deadly.
Staying Cool & Safe During Dangerous North Texas HeatDangerous heat is in the North Texas weather forecast this week. In fact, this will be the hottest week that the DFW area has seen in the last two years.
DFW Hits 100 Degrees; Experts Warn Of Heat Exhaustion, StrokeDallas/Fort Worth officially hit 100 degrees Friday, making it the hottest day of 2018 so far in the Metroplex.
MedStar Uses "Extreme Weather Response" During Scorching WeatherMedStar emergency crews took more than a dozen people to the hospital Saturday for heat-related illnesses.
Extreme Texas Heat Brings A Number Of Health RisksThe extreme hot weather brings a number of health risks for anyone moving around outdoors.
Knowing The 'In's & Out's' Of Exercising In The Texas HeatTemperatures continue to rise across North Texas and on days like today, when temperatures are expected to hit the triple-digits, the heat can take a serious toll on your health.
Heat Exhaustion A Growing Threat For Utility WorkersWhen you have to wear heavy-duty rubber armor on top of two layers of fire resistant clothing, you learn to take the threat of heat exhaustion seriously.
Know The Signs Of Heat Stress & Ways To Keep Yourself SafeWith a Heat Advisory in affect and some of the hottest temperatures so far this year in the forecast for the metroplex, it’s important to know the signs of heat stress and ways to keep yourself safe.
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.
Meals On Wheels Provides More Than Food During Brutal Summer HeatVolunteers at Tarrant County Meals on Wheels say they see the same scene play itself out almost every summer: an elderly person suffering through unimaginable heat in their home