Extreme Heat Poses Significant Health Risks

Created on Tuesday, 26 June 2012 15:30

Contact: Collette DuValle, 317-373-2391

With record temperatures predicted in Indianapolis during the next several days, the Marion County Public Health Department wants to remind local residents that the extreme conditions pose a real and immediate health threat.

Please review the following information for your safety and the well-being of your family and friends.

The guidelines for keeping safe in extremely hot weather are relatively simple, and while they may be inconvenient, they are important to follow. Reduce heat related health risks by: