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Summer Health

Tips for medication storage and disposal

August 6, 2019

A pharmacist with the Texas A&M Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy discusses some ways you can keep your medications safe from harm.

Fast facts: Flesh-eating bacteria

August 1, 2019
How worried should we be about these terrifying-sounding bacteria, and what can we do about them?

5 medication rules for summer

July 31, 2019
A pharmacist gives some helpful tips about how to properly store and keep medications in summer

Heat stroke: A doctor offers tips to stay safe as temperatures soar

July 26, 2019
Staying hydrated is key to avoiding heat stroke and other heat-related health problems

Is it bad to sit in a wet bathing suit?

July 23, 2019

Whether yeast infection or chemical irritation, a Texas A&M College of Medicine OB-GYN explains the importance of changing out of a wet bathing suit.

Can the sun make you sick?

June 25, 2019

From sun stroke to sun poisoning, Cindy Weston, DNP, RN, FNP-BC, assistant professor at the Texas A&M College of Nursing, explains all sun-related health problems.

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.