The heat is on across the country. Learn how to stay cool -- and safe -- when the mercury rises.
Schedule outdoor activities carefully
If you must be outdoors, try to limit your outdoor activity to morning and evening hours. Try to rest often in shady areas so that your body's thermostat will have a chance to recover.
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