Tag Archives: sunscreen

What is heat stroke and how to avoid it on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

During the summer, people tend to spend many more hours outside. Sweating will not only removes water from your body, it also removes electrolytes. Keeping hydrated will help you avoid heat exhaustion and the more severe heat stroke. What types of liquids should you drink? Listen in!

Heat-related health issues on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

When the body dissipates heat (sweating), your body’s fluid levels drop. If you don’t properly hydrate, serious health risks can appear. Listen in on how it can transform from mild side effects all the way to serious ones like a stroke.

Wellbeing and how your environment affects it – Suncoast Living with Charlotte Reed

Florida’s suncoast is a paradise. And while the climate allows for  a wonderful, healthy and active lifestyle, being aware of the potential for dehydration, the need for skin protection and viruses like Zika is very important. Listen in to Dr. Karen Hamad, Chief of Staff for Sarasota Memorial Hospital.