With temperatures already soaring into the 90s much earlier than normal the Georgia Department of Community Health urges Georgians to exercise caution.
The elderly and those working in excessive heat are particularly vulnerable to extreme heat exhaustion and heat illness.
DCH has issued tips to avoid common summer-related injuries and illnesses:
- Do not leave children in hot cars. Even with outside temperatures in the low to mid-70s, a car's inside temperature can jump as much as 19 degrees in 10 minutes. Last year, a re