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Expert tips to help you beat the heat

(HealthDay)—With much of the United States blanketed by a heat wave this week, the American Red Cross offers some survival tips.

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Texas, Florida slow reopening as virus cases surge

Texas and Florida closed bars and imposed other measures on Friday to combat a surge in coronavirus cases that has put the brakes on reopening the economies of two of the largest US states.

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Climate change, smog could mean more preemie babies: study

(HealthDay)—Here's more bad news associated with climate change: Pregnant women exposed to air pollution or heat waves face a greater risk of having a preterm or underweight baby, a new research review finds.

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Connecting the dots between climate change and healthcare

Boston's medical establishment is coming together to carry a message to area physicians and other health care workers: Climate change plays a role in many of the illnesses they see each day. A Feb. 13 symposium, "The Climate ...

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