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Kids left in cars vulnerable to heatstroke

By Katie Philpott

With spring upon us and a few days of higher than average temperatures, it’s time to start thinking about heatstroke prevention for kids in cars.

Every 10 days in the U.S., a child dies from being left in a hot car. These deaths are preventable and most result from a distracted caregiver forgetting that the child has been left in the car. Continue reading