Some of the most enjoyable outdoor summer pastimes can be tainted by possible irritants like poison ivy, sunburn, sun poison, chiggers, and ticks to name a few. Swimming in lakes and oceans, hiking through woods, gardening and enjoying s’mores at a campfire are some of the things we love to do this time of year. So, be ready and understanding about what you can do if a red itch starts.Read More
Planning a camping trip? It’s summertime and it’s a great, family activity for a weekend away. Dr. Mia Finkelston, who treats patients using Live Health Online, tells us the top 5 tips she gives someone before they go camping.Read More
Before the kids spend the day in the pool, be prepared for one of the more common illnesses that can come from a day of swimming, swimmer’s ear. Find out the signs and how to help prevent it.Read More
Safety is important when it comes to summer fun, especially at the pool. Whether you’re at home or at a public pool, here are a few tips for both kids and parents.