A Primer on Summer Safety


Subject:
Public Health & Safety , Accident Prevention , Poisons

Description:
Information for consumers related to prevention and treatment of potential summer health issues. Topics include sunburn, bites from mosquitoes and ticks, bee stings, heat illness, burns form fireworks and grills, foodborne illness, poison oak, poison ivy, poison sumac, and poisoning in children (from ingestion of sunscreen, berries, charcoal fluid, and other substances). From the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Office of Public Affairs.

Creator:
Meadows, Michelle

Publisher:
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.fda.gov/fdac/features/2004/304_summer.html


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