Prepare for Extreme Heat There is hot, and then there is hot! Extreme heat is a period of high heat and humidity with temperatures above 90 degrees for at least two to three days. In extreme heat your body works extra hard to maintain a normal temperature, which can lead to death. Extreme heat is
Stay Safe in the Summer Heat Heat-related deaths and illnesses are preventable. Despite this fact, more than 600 people in the United States are killed by extreme heat every year. Older adults, children and sick or overweight individuals are at greater risk from extreme heat.
Are you ready for a strong earthquake? Do not let earthquakes catch you off guard! Earthquakes can happen in California at any time. Individuals and families living or visiting California should be appropriately prepared to react and respond quickly when an earthquake occurs, including using earthquake warnings as part of their preparedness efforts. These lifesaving
Patients today have more treatment options in the battle against COVID-19.
Our new Pastor’s COVID-19 Toolkit is available! Its purpose is to help faith leaders discuss COVID-19 testing and the importance of vaccinations within the African American community. This helpful resource also serves as a repository for COVID-19 information and advisory updates. We encourage you to take the time to gather the lifesaving tools and participate in the
Flooding is the most common and costly natural disaster in the United States, affecting every region and state. Flooding is a temporary overflow of water onto land that is normally dry. Here in the Inland Empire, we are at risk of these conditions year around. Flooding is the most common and costly natural disaster in the
Western Riverside County is working towards health equity. Together we have administered over 18,000 Covid vaccines in cities across the county.