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Survival doctor: Fans don't help you cool when temps soar

Juliana Navarrette, 9, and Alexcia Gonzales, 11, sit in front of a fan Thursday, June 27, 2013 in the gymnasium at the Boys and Girls Club Wilkerson in Odessa, Texas. Both girls said they were trying to cool down in the warm gym. Temperatures in Odessa were over 100 degrees on Thursday. The organization recently received an anonymous donation of $40,000 to buy an air conditioner. (AP Photo/Odessa American, Ryan Evon)