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Florida must recognize threat of extreme heat, especially for pregnant women

Palm Beach Post

Summer in our tropical paradise feels hotter than the ones I remember as a child. In fact, the last five years are the hottest ever measured. Florida’s record-smashing summers are dangerous.  Experts predict more frequent, severe, and longer heat waves in our future. In Palm Beach County, the number of days with a “feels like” temperature over 100°F are predicted to quadruple from the historic average of 28 a year to 121 such days by mid-century. 

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