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Stay Safe on the Water

Stay Safe on the Water

Play safe on the water with these tips. Whether you spend your summer on a boat, riding a jet ski or swimming in your backyard pool, safety should be at the forefront of your recreational activities. Unfortunately, fun recreational water …

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Staying Safe in the Summer Heat

Staying Safe in the Summer Heat

When the temperatures start to rise, it's important to be careful if you spend time outdoors—especially if you are being active. Dehydration, heat exhaustion, and even heat stroke can occur if you don't take the right steps to protect yourself. …

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FDA’s New SPF Rules–What Do They Mean?

FDA’s New SPF Rules–What Do They Mean?

FDA. SPF. Are they secret codes? Nope. The FDA is the Food and Drug Administration, which enforces safety laws to protect consumers like you. SPF is sun protection factor and refers to the number on a bottle of sunscreen. The …

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Summertime Safety for Seniors

Summertime Safety for Seniors

The summer months are a great time to get outside and enjoy the sunshine and beautiful weather. For seniors, however, it is important to be aware that the summer heat can also prove to be extremely dangerous and detrimental to …

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