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Centerpoint Medical Center

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ER of Brookside

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ER of Olathe (freestanding)

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ER of Shawnee (freestanding)

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Lafayette Regional Health Center

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Lee's Summit Medical Center

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Menorah Medical Center

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Overland Park Regional Medical Center

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Pediatric ER of Overland Park

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Research Medical Center

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Heat Exhaustion Is Preventable - If You Take These Simple Steps

Exposure to high temperatures, particularly when combined with high humidity and strenuous physical activity can lead to heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Fortunately, heat exhaustion is preventable, says Dr. Michael Raymond Watts, an Emergency Physician at Lee's Summit Medical Center. He says it's important for people working or playing outdoors to drink plenty of water to avoid becoming dehydrated and to wear lightweight, light-colored clothing. Here's what else you need to know.

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