Your Health This Summer

As the season changes so may some of our health and safety concerns.

We all want to make the most of the beautiful outdoor weather B.C. has to offer. For many of us, this means visiting beaches; swimming in lakes, rivers, pools or the ocean; camping; hiking; biking; and getting out of the gym to do our physical fitness routine. However, summer also has the hottest months of the year, the bugs are biting, and spending more time outdoors can increase your risk of getting injured. To fully enjoy the summer months, it is important to have the information you need to take care of yourself and your family.

For information on how to stay safe and healthy this summer including the following list and more topics:

-         Food Safety

-         Insect Bites and Stings

-         Physical Activity

-         Sun and Heat

-         Swimming and Water Safety

-         Travel Health

-         Lyme Disease

-         Tick Talk