With July being the hottest month on record, and many parts of the nation continuing to feel the heat in August, what impact is it having on our lifespans? And, who is best equipped to handle it? Two studies by a team of researchers from the University of Chicago, Carnegie Mellon, Tulane, Yale and the University of California-Santa Barbara answer these questions and more.
Check out this infographic to see what they discovered:
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