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Safe Summertime Fun with Summer Safety Tips

Summer Safety Tips for Kids

We highlighted some important summer safety tips for your kids.

First up for the 4th of July, make sure you handle fireworks safely.

Protect yourself and your kids from skin cancer by playing it safe in the sun.

Keep it smart around water this summer with these easy tips.

Use an insect repellent to prevent bug bites and protect kids from diseases.

Help your kids reach a healthy weight by moving and eating in-season fruits and veggies.

Keep these tips in mind while your kids are playing sports this summer.

Are you ready for the new school year? Make sure your kids are by scheduling checkups now.

Prepare for Camping Safety

Camping Safety

It’s National Camping Month, so we had some camping safety tips to keep you safe on your big trips this summer.

Make sure you get vaccinated before your next camping trip to protect against diseases.

When you’re packing to camp, make sure you separate raw and cooked food in waterproof containers and keep them in a cooler.

Packing Smart

 

Put together a camping first aid kit with this list from the American Red Cross.

Be Prepared

 

These tips can help you set up your tent safely.

10 Tent Tips for Happy Camping
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Avoid carbon monoxide poisoning by never using fuel-burning equipment in an enclosed shelter and don’t set up your tent too close to the campfire.

Cooking Smart When Camping

 

Protect yourself from poisonous plants while hiking.

How to Prevent Contact with Poisonous Plants
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Use insect repellent with DEET to fight mosquitos and ticks to avoid bites and some diseases.

Protect Yourself While Camping