The nice weather is finally here and we’re all looking to head outdoors! Unfortunately, there are also some health risks associated with the season. Health officials are warning that the number of Americans infected by mosquito, tick and flea bites has more than tripled in recent years. Click here for a NY Times Article with great advice to protect yourself from mosquitoes and ticks.
Also, our friends at The Rhode Island Department of Health offers information to make families aware of potential dangers and health risks, and inform them about how to take proper precautions to prevent disease.