Free Resources for a Safe and Healthy Summer

pexels-photo-largeSummertime bring lots of outdoor activities like cookouts and swimming. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have bundled a collection of free resources for summer that will help plan safe cookouts, prevent mosquito bites, and protect children and guests in the home and at the pool. Additional information on managing medicines and other health issues are included as well. These resources can be ordered online and mailed to you or downloaded directly. They are available both in English and in Spanish. Included in the free packet are:

  • Eating Outdoors
  • Mosquito Bite Prevention
  • Pool Safety: Simple Steps Save Lives
  • Anchor It!
  • Use Medicines Wisely
  • My Medicines
  • Dietary Supplements
  • Health Scams
  • Women in Clinical Trials
  • Tattoos and Permanent Make-Up