Month: November 2017

What You Should Know About Heat Strokes and Heat Rashes

November 23, 2017

Summer brings with it sunny, beachy days and nights full of crickets and warm breezes. But one thing you should be aware of in the summers is the possibility of temperatures rising, causing it to be really hot in your neighborhood or state and resulting in dangerous, almost life threatening diseases. One of those conditions is a Heat Stroke, which is considered to be a very serious medical condition. If not taken care of, heat strokes can be fatal....

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When should you see a doctor for your Sunburn

November 23, 2017

The sun is out and the weather is warm again, so why not soak up some of it and chill at your local beach? Sunlight is a great source of Vitamin D and can be beneficial for your body, but too much of it can be a hassle, especially if you get sunburnt. While the effects of the UV rays from the sun can be prevented by using proper sunscreen, they can be dangerous if your skin gets burnt to a more serious extend. But how to differ between a serious and...

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National Rip Current Awareness Week

November 23, 2017

Summer is one of the most anticipated seasons of the year. The days are longer, school is out, and it is finally time to take that long anticipated vacation with your family. Many people flock to the ocean in order to escape the brutal summer heat, although most are unprepared for some of the dangers that await both above and beneath the cool surface of the water such as rip currents, shorebreaks and sunburn . Rip Currents Commonly misidentified as...

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