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Summer Health

What to do if you get a snake bite

June 13, 2019
Remember to stay alert and immediately call for help if bitten by a snake

How to properly use sunscreen

June 5, 2019
Despite buying the correct sunscreen and remembering to reapply, many people may find themselves with a painful sunburn during summer months

Top 5 injuries and illnesses of the summer

May 31, 2019
Summer is a time fun in the sun, but this fun is often associated with certain injuries and illnesses

Summertime health

May 14, 2019

School is out for summer! A pediatric nurse practitioner discusses some common health issues that pop up during these hot summer months.

Drowning while away from the water

July 17, 2017
Drowning isn’t always violent and chaotic: It can be unassuming—and outside of a pool

Health tips to have your best summer yet

July 6, 2016
Don't sweat it. We've got you covered!

Is sweating good for you?

May 27, 2016
Yes, but excessive sweating—or not sweating at all—isn’t normal

You Asked: Can the sun make you feel sick?

May 24, 2016
Sometimes, too much sun can give you a ‘hangover’

Summer safety for kids

June 24, 2015

Summer is almost upon us, and with it comes warmer weather, outdoor fun, and more freedom for our children to move and be healthy. As the season approaches, it helps to be reminded of ways to keep our kids safe in the summer months.

7 Tips for having a safe, cool summer

June 2, 2015

As the summer season begins, temperatures soar and the risk of heat exhaustion increases. Dr. Gill of the Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine offers advice on how to avoid dehydration and heat illnesses.