Student Well-Being

Heat Deaths Triple for Football Players Over Past 15 Years

By Bryan Toporek — February 28, 2012 1 min read

An average of three football players have died from heat-related causes each of the past 15 years, after averaging only roughly one per year before, according to a new study from the University of Georgia.

The study, published online yesterday in the

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A version of this news article first appeared in the Schooled in Sports blog.