Heat http://wxpr.org en Heat Can Pose Significant Health Risk http://wxpr.org/post/heat-can-pose-significant-health-risk <p>With summer set to begin, it’s Heat Awareness Day Thursday.&nbsp;</p><p>Emergency officials and the Oneida County Health Department say heat can be a <a href="http://www.co.oneida.wi.gov/docview.asp?docid=16315&amp;locid=184" target="_blank">real danger</a>…especially for some older adults, infants and young children, and people with certain health conditions.&nbsp;</p><p>Community health specialist Marta Koelling says don’t be tempted to leave children or pets in a hot car while you’re doing errands…as the air inside can heat up 20 to 30 degrees in a few minutes.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:44:41 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 19577 at http://wxpr.org Heat Can Pose Significant Health Risk Careful In The Heat For Lung and Heart Patients http://wxpr.org/post/careful-heat-lung-and-heart-patients <P>People with lung-related health problems really have a hard time in heat and humidity. Wed, 17 Jul 2013 22:27:48 +0000 Ken Krall 5215 at http://wxpr.org Careful In The Heat For Lung and Heart Patients