Child Safety On the Slopes

June 1, 2012

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Following an ankle injury while playing basketball, our friend Alsamdan returns to complete the season. Meanwhile, her family is planning a ski vacation. Preparations have begun: plane tickets, ski tune-ups, new helmets and warmer mittens and gloves than last year.

Poison Ivy

April 4, 2012

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Summer weather draws you outside to work in the garden, play in the park and camp in the wilderness, but these activities also draw you closer to poison ivy.

First Aid for Bites and Stings

July 2, 2011

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With summer soon approaching all the little bugs and critters are just around the corner. Do you know what to do if you or your family member gets a bite while out camping, mowing the lawn or even setting out on your deck or patio? Bites from insects such as bees, fleas, mosquitoes, wasps, hornets or chiggers can be dangerous if you are allergic to the bite or sting.