Dehydration & Sunstroke

Dehydration & Sunstroke

Summer weather is great for pool parties and barbecues, but with the summer sun also comes an increased risk of dehydration and sunstroke. Learn more about the difference between the two, as well as how to stay cool and hydrated so you can continue to enjoy the summer...
The Way of Lice

The Way of Lice

Just thinking about head lice crawling around is enough to make your scalp itch. These tiny insects feed on human blood from the scalp and spread easily from one person to another. Keep reading to learn more about head lice and what you can do to prevent them. Causes...
Helpful and Effective Gout Management Options

Helpful and Effective Gout Management Options

The Ins and Outs of Gout “Gout” refers to numerous concerns that relate to uric acid accumulation. This kind of accumulation typically impacts the feet the most. People who suffer from gout often experience significant pain and swelling located in the foot...
Protecting Your Skin From the Sun’s Ultraviolet Rays

Protecting Your Skin From the Sun’s Ultraviolet Rays

People often talk about getting sun like it’s a good thing. However, they often fail to take proper UV (ultraviolet) protection into consideration. The sun releases harsh rays that can damage your skin and wreak havoc on your complexion—often in about 15...
The Importance of Fireworks Safety

The Importance of Fireworks Safety

Fireworks can be a lot of fun. They look eye-catching and striking. They’re festive. What’s not to like? But if you’re going to be anywhere around them, you have to understand the immense value of safety. Improper handling of fireworks could lead to...