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Beat the heat: A cool-off guide to staying safe and healthy, from experts

Oppressive heat waves are the leading cause of weather-related deaths in the United States. And hotter summers from climate change are causing concerns over new dangers to people. These articles from experts offer insight into heat wave impacts, and some ways to cope with them.

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Beat the heat: A cool-off guide to staying safe and healthy, from experts
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    How hot is too hot for the human body? Our lab found heat + humidity gets dangerous faster than many people realize

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