-- Diana Kohnle
(HealthDay News) -- Kids left in the car, either accidentally or
not, can be at risk for hyperthermia, a potentially dangerous
elevation of body temperature. This can happen even in mild weather
and in a short period of time.
Safe Kids USA lists these guidelines to prevent kids from
suffering hyperthermia in the car:
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