Article ID: 717439
Cool Roofs Can Help Shield California’s Cities Against Heat WavesLawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
A new study by researchers at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory shows that if every building in California sported “cool” roofs by 2050, these roofs would help contribute to protecting urbanites from the consequences of dangerous heatwaves.
Released:14-Aug-2019 10:30 AM EDT
Article ID: 717390
Tips for teens, parents on staying safe during summer months and activitiesUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
Pediatricians share their summer and back-to-school safety tips for parents and teens.
Released:13-Aug-2019 11:40 AM EDT
Article ID: 716511
Tip Sheet: Have Fun This Summer While Staying SafeJohns Hopkins Medicine
Heat Safety for Young Athletes Heat illness injuries are preventable, says Raj Deu, M.D., assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. “Ideally, athletes should avoid strenuous exercise in high temperatures,” Deu says. “If that is not possible, then proper preparation with heat acclimatization, maintenance of hydration, multiple breaks from activity and knowledge of medication side effects
Released:30-Jul-2019 9:00 AM EDT
Article ID: 716083
People Are More Likely to Try Drugs for the First Time During the SummerNYU Langone Health
American teenagers and adults are more likely to try illegal or recreational drugs for the first time in the summer, a new study shows.
Released:19-Jul-2019 12:30 PM EDT