Tag Archives: summer

A Map to Summer Fun: Safety Tips

Summer fun can also mean summer risk.  Follow these safety tips to help ensure a happy and healthy summer.

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Summertime Rashes: Poison Oak, Poison Ivy and Wild Parsnips

By Cate Shookman, nurse practitioner, Meriter ER During the warm summer months, you might be getting outside to hike or camp. While enjoying these activities you may also come across some plants that can cause rashes, especially May through September. … Continue reading

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Signs and Symptoms of Swimmer’s ear

This upcoming holiday weekend is sure to be filled with fun in the sun. For many families this includes a trip to the swimming pool or lake. Learn the signs, symptoms and treatment for this very common medical problem. Continue reading

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Remember Grill Safety

During the summer I love using my grill.  Burgers, brats, pork tenderloin (and don’t forget grilled vegetables) make for some of my favorite meals.  Whether it is charcoal or gas, nothing beats donning my apron, a cool beverage, and taking … Continue reading

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