With temperatures reaching over 100 degrees this week, this summer has the potential to be extremely dangerous for Houston’s home bound elderly. Our Meals on Wheels staff take extra precautions during the summer to ensure our 4,000+ meal recipients are staying cool in their homes. Home-delivered meals are essential to our seniors, providing them with the nourishment they need during these brutally hot and humid days. Wondering what other precautions seniors can take to beat the heat? Keep the following five tips in mind for your loved ones who are seniors: