Category: Summer Safety

Eye Care Tip For Summer

The Doctor Says Hudson Headwaters Health Network As you slather on sunscreen to defend your skin this summer, don’t forget to protect your eyes. Along with the summer sun come hidden dangers such as UV damage to both our skin and eyes. Just like UV damage to skin can cause cancer, UV damage to eyes … Read More

Staying Fit and Active in Hot Weather

The Doctor Says Hudson Headwaters Health Network (HHHN) Summer is a great time for being active. Even if you live where it gets hot or humid, there are ways you can stay in shape year-round. But make sure to take precautions when you are active outside. Be safe in the heat If the temperature is … Read More

Bee Stings

The Health Center at Northcare (1996) Most of us have received a sting from a member of the bee family at some point in our lives. In the vast majority of cases, this results in immediate pain, burning, and stinging sensations. In the unfortunate person, who is truly allergic, the reaction can be more severe. … Read More

Avoiding and Treating Sunburn

The Doctor Says Hudson Headwaters Health Network (HHHN) As a child, Linda got frequent, blistering sunburns while playing outside all day. Then in her college years, it was cool to be tanned. “Everyone wanted a tan, and I thought tanned skin looked beautiful,” Talbott says. “But it’s not beautiful when you’re 65 and you’ve had … Read More