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The heat of summer causes the death of one young athlete nearly every other day, according to the National Athletic Trainers’ Association, and incidents of heat stroke have increased over the past 20 years. 

Central Michigan University associate professor of rehabilitation and medical sciences Kevin Miller is finding the best ways to help coaches and athletic trainers save treatment time and lives in the event of a heat stroke medical emergency. 

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Come explore Mobile Health Central during its open house from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, in Lot 20 behind the Health Professions Building. 

Mobile Health Central is a customized, 39-foot motor coach that will serve rural Michigan residents by providing access to high-quality health care and preventative health education. Learn more: