Should I wear a face mask when I go out in public?

Face masks a critical tool in the fight against COVID-19. In order to help protect yourself and others, the CDC recommends that you wear a cloth face covering in public settings. This is especially important where social distancing measures are difficult to maintain,...

Is Hand Sanitizer as Effective as Soap and Water?

To prevent coronavirus, the best thing you can do is to wash with plain soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Handwashing is especially important after going to the bathroom, before eating, and after coughing, sneezing, or blowing one’s nose. No access to soap and...

Why is handwashing important to prevent COVID-19?

Handwashing is one of the most important steps you can take to avoid getting sick and spreading germs to others. Many diseases and conditions, including coronavirus, are spread in part by not washing hands with soap and clean, running water. Coronavirus can live on...
Everything You Need to Know About Sunburn

Everything You Need to Know About Sunburn

Despite our best intentions and precautionary measures, sunburn accidents happen. Just a little too much time in July’s harsh UV rays or a hastey sunscreen application can leave you suffering with red, painful skin. Below, we offer info on the symptoms, treatment, and...

Summer During The Pandemic: Q & A

While we hoped warmer weather would put an end to coronavirus concerns, the risk of respiratory disease continues into the summer season. Studies show that temperatures have very little impact on COVID-19 transmission. This means we all need to continue practicing...

Stay Safe Outdoors During COVID-19

As we head into summer, still in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, it’s clear that this season will be without its typical concerts, movies, sporting events, and vacations. But all is not lost. We can still enjoy the simple pleasure of heading outside for some...