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Teens and Summer Job Safety
A summer job is a rite of passage for many teens. However, that rite of passage could put teens and young adults at risk for job-related injuries.
Watch Out for This Summer Pool Parasite
Before you jump into the pool this summer, take steps to avoid coming into contact with this germ.
Mosquito Season: How to Fight Back
The number of illnesses caused by tick, mosquito and flea bites has more than tripled over 12 years, according to the CDC. But there are ways to keep yourself safe.
Hot Outside? Here's How to Stay Cool
It's summer, and that means sun and heat. If you aren't careful, the summer heat can lead to heat-related illnesses like heat stroke.
Staying Healthy in Hot Weather
As the season changes and the temperature rises, the risk for heat-related health issues grows.
Fireworks Safety 101
As you prepare to celebrate the Fourth of July, you need to know a few things about fireworks and how to keep your family safe.
Summer Safety for Kids
The sun is shining, the swimmers are splashing and the kids are hitting the playgrounds. Don't let injuries and illnesses ruin the summer fun.
Companies Selling Kratom Products Under Fire
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued warnings to two companies for illegally selling kratom products.
New Rx for Women Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a medication for low sexual desire in women.
Swimming This Summer?
Don't let injuries and illnesses ruin the fun of swimming this summer.