Pediatrician can discuss overheating in infants, children this summer

Expert Pitch

It can be difficult for parents, caregivers and family to detect when infants and children are overheating. DeeAnne Jackson, M.D. pediatrician at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, can talk about signs and symptoms of infant and child heat issues, such as:

  • How infants present overheating
  • How children present and/or describe overheating
  • How to treat overheating in infants and children
  • Tips for keeping infants cool when outside

 Jackson is available for phone or live/taped interviews. The UAB News Studio is available for live or recorded HD video interviews with UAB experts worldwide through LTN Global Networks. The studio is equipped with an ISDN line for digital radio interviews.