Beat the Heat

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During hot Missouri days your body's core temperature can quickly climb to unsafe levels. Beat the heat by staying in air conditioned buildings during the hottest part of the day, if you can. If you must be outside, try to stay in the shade, drink plenty of cool water, and don't overexert yourself.
Recognize the signs of heat-related illness

Live Healthy

Medicine Disposal
Protect yourself and your family by safely disposing of medicines you no longer need.
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Fight the Bite
Ticks are thick this summer. Use appropriate protection, check yourself frequently and remove ticks as soon as you find them. Learn more