Tag Archives: Extreme

How to Help Your Heart Weather Extreme Heat

SUNDAY, Aug. 11, 2019 — As extreme heat events become more common, you need to know how to protect your heart. Hot temperatures and high humidity can lead to dehydration, which causes the heart to work harder and puts it at risk, according to the American Heart Association (AHA). Staying hydrated makes it easier for… Read More »

The Extreme Dangers of Daylight Saving Time

The repercussions associated with daylight saving time (DST) are significant and prompted the placement of California Proposition 7 on the ballot in this year’s midterm election. Nearly 60 percent voted in favor to leave the state in daylight saving time all year.1 This begins laying the groundwork to give the California legislature the ability to… Read More »