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Swim Safety Tips

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Heat Exhaustion or Heat Stroke?

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Snake Bites

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The danger of snake bites: Each year, nearly 8,000 people receive venomous snake bites in the United States. Even a bite from a so-called “harmless” snake can cause infection or allergic reaction in some people. People who frequently visit wilderness areas, camp, hike, picnic, or live in snake-inhabited areas should be aware of

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The Heat of Summer

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During hot summer months, people can run into some serious heat-related health problems, especially children under four, people over 65, and those who are obese, already ill, or taking medications.

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