A rectal thermometer is the most accurate way to measure body temperature, a new study concluded.
Instead of staying indoors all the time with the air conditioning on full blast, people can enjoy time outdoors without having to sweat too much by taking these preventive measures.
Even though the summer is almost over, people still have to remember to protect themselves from the heat.
The CDC reported that the weather can be linked to at least 2,000 deaths per year in the United States.
The days are now getting shorter in the northern hemisphere but the dog days of summer are still ahead for much of the country, according to a new map released by the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC).
According to UK experts, hot weather deaths will increase over the next few decades.
Scientists are devising a new approach in which heat will play a vital role in increasing the efficiency of solar powered devices.
Researchers report global warming has not left the Pacific Ocean unaffected, in fact, the middle depths of a part of the world's largest ocean has warmed 15 times faster in the past 60 years, compared to the previous 1,000 years.
Taking a paracetamol before working out can stop people from overheating, according to a new study.
Researchers found that under favorable conditions, a particular yeast microbe cell will divide into two younger cells, remaining young forever.
Researchers report that Manhattan, NY could be dealing with a 20 percent increase in heat-related deaths by the 2020s.
Researchers found an objective way to measure pain via brain scan imaging. They found that physical pain and mental pain appear differently on brain scans.
Most people don't look forward to going to the doctor's office, but there are things you can do to make your trip more enjoyable. One of the best ways to make your visit more enjoyable is to work on building a rapport with everyone in the office the minute you walk in the door.