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EXERTIONAL HEAT STROKE

HEAT STROKE (AND ILLNESS) IS A MEDICAL EMERGENCY. COOL FIRST, WHILE CALLING CALL 911, AND TRANSPORT SECOND. REMOVE THE UNIFORM AND PLACE THE ATHLETE INTO A KIDDY POOL FULL OF ICE WATER INSTANTLY. EVERYOUTDOOR PRACTICE AND GAME FIELD, DURING WARM WEATHER, SHOULD HAVE A KIDDY POOL (WALMART, COST ~ $50-75) STANDING BY WITH WATER HOSE […]