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The COVID Vaccines for ages 6 months and older have been approved by the CDC, and will be available by appointment only at Pediatrics at Perkins location the week of July 5th.

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What Are the Signs of Heatstroke?

Being hot can be uncomfortable. But it you develop heatstroke, it’s a medical emergency.

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How Summer Heat Affects Your Heart

This is why you should be careful when temps rise if you have a heart condition.

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How to Stay Safe During Summer Workouts

Don’t let heat and humidity ruin your workout. Here’s how to exercise more safely in summer.

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How to Ease Back into “Normal” Life

Feeling more anxious than excited about a return to “normal” life? These tips can help.

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Video: How to Treat Bug Bites and Stings

Spending more time outside is one benefit of summer… … sharing the great outdoors with bugs is not.

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The Most Common Reasons for Summer ER Visits

Don’t let summer fun send you to the hospital. Here’s how to avoid common injuries and illness.

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Are You Being Honest about How Much You Drink?

What you consider “healthy” drinking may still be bad for your health.

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The Hidden Dangers of Painkillers

The opioid crisis in the US may have its roots in doctors overprescribing pain meds.

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Surprising Household Items That Cause Burn Injuries

Be aware of these often-used items in your home that may cause burns or shock injuries.

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Is This Danger Lurking in Your Home?

Here’s what you need to know about radon, an odorless gas that may make you sick.

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