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Don Deep, M.D., Appointed Next CEO At Central Ohio Primary Care
Deep is third CEO to run the largest physician-owned primary care system in the United States.Read More
Understanding Heat Related Illnesses
Experts state that prolonged or intense exposure to hot temperatures can cause heat-related illnesses, such as heat exhaustion, heat cramps, and heat stroke. As your body works to cool itself in warmer temperatures, blood rushes to the surface of your skin. As a result, less blood reaches your brain, muscles, and other organs. This can interfere with both your physical strength and your mental capacity, leading, in some cases, to serious danger.