Heatstroke-related child deaths on track to match worst year on record

  • 25 June 2013 |
Desiree Stennett, Orlando Sentinel6:19 p.m. EDT, June 25, 2013 When two women walked past a silver sedan Tuesday and saw a toddler locked inside, they jumped into action and called 911. Deputies and fire-rescue officials rushed to the scene with sirens blaring. As one smashed the driver's-side window to retrieve…

 

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Longest day of the year brings heat

  • 21 June 2013 |
Khaleej Times - ‎Jun 21, 2013‎ Abu Dhabi recorded 37.9 degree Celsius at the airport, near the interior, but along the Capital's corniche temperatures only reached 32.9 degree Celsius. A National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology spokesman said Friday's highest temperature was 45.2 degree Celsius in the Hamim area, in…

 

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Temperature hits year's new high in Taipei

  • 21 June 2013 |
Focus Taiwan News Channel - Jun 21, 2013 Temperature hits year's new high in Taipei. 2013/06/21 18:25:24. Taipei, June 21 (CNA) Temperatures in Taipei rose to 36.6 degrees Celsius Friday, the highest in the city this year, according to the Central Weather Bureau. The high in Taipei was recorded at…

 

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熱中症は予防が大事

  • 19 June 2013 |
政府広報 - ‎Jun 19, 2013‎ 「高温注意情報」や「暑さ指数」の情報を活用し、十分な対策をとりましょう。熱中症の発症数が急増する7月は熱中症予防強化月間です。熱中症は気温が高いなどの環境下で、体温調節の機能がうまく働かず、体内に熱がこもってしまうことで起こります。

 

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