Free Heat Illness Resources Available from NFHS
Exertional Heat Stroke is the leading cause of preventable death in high school athletics. Exertional Heat Stroke also results in thousands of emergency room visits and hospitalizations throughout the nation each year. This free course offered by the NFHS is designed to give you the critical information you need to minimize the risk of Exertional Heat Stroke among your athletes.
A Guide to Heat Acclimatization and Heat Illness Prevention
NFHS Postition Statements on Heat Illness
The NFHS Postition Statement and Recommendations for Maintaining Hydration to Optimize Performance and Minimize the Risk for Exertional Heat Illness
The NFHS Heat Acclimatization and Heat Illness Prevention Position Statement