When an athlete exercises or competes – especially in hot, humid weather – internal temperatures can reach dangerous, even fatal, levels. This course is designed to give an overview of the dangers posed by heat illness and suggest preventive measures that can minimize risks to student-athletes. Topics covered include the primary types of heat illness; signs and symptoms; and preventive measures to help protect student-athletes.
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Heat Illness Prevention in Student Athletes (CA)
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