August 20th, 2009

Preventing Heat Stroke Top Priority for Students and Parents

By Kelley Luckstein

Being in Florida, heat is always an issue and even though we are in that "back to school" time does not meanjroth-09 you should not worry, especially when dealing with athletes.

 

Dr. Jennifer Roth, a Family Medicine and Sports Medicine physician, from the Mayo Clinic came into the First Coast News studios to talk about the importance of sports physicals and how important is it to know your family's cardiovascular history when filling out health questionnaires.

 

First Coast News by Marcus Smith, 8/19/09

Tags: athletes, heat stroke, Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine

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