• Health & Wellness

    Young Athletes and the Summer Heat (pkg)

Summer sports are in full swing for kids and the exercise they get on the court or on the field is certainly good for their health. But, playing in the heat can be dangerous. Mayo Clinic sports medicine specialists have tips on how to keep young athletes safe when the mercury rises. Here's Vivien Williams.  [TRT 1:55]

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More information about curbing the risk of dehydration and first aid for heat exhaustion.