Summer safety for you and your family

Summer brings lots of fun and a few potential health threats you can easily avoid with a bit of knowledge. Keep your skin safe and know which sunscreen works best to protect you and your family from the sun's harmful rays. Learn how much water you need to stay hydrated. Avoid heatstroke by knowing the signs and what to do if it happens. Learn to recognize the signs if someone is drowning and what you can do to help. Take a few moments to listen and to stay healthy and safe this summer.

Featured Shows

Tips for Hiking with Kids of All Ages

Jul 27, 2015

Hiking is a fun summer activity for the whole family, as long as safety is a top priority. Dr. Cindy Gellner gives some tips for letting your kids have some fun in the outdoors without getting into trouble. She lists some important things to bring and how to set some ground rules for your young ...

Which Sunscreen Should I Be Using?

Jul 23, 2014

Sunscreens range in prices, but Dr. Doug Grossman from Huntsman Cancer Institute cautions against scrimping on sun protection products. Find out what products are best and why, as he compares sunblock products head-to-head....

Sun Damage is More Harmful to Children

Jul 21, 2014

We all enjoy the summer sun but nobody enjoys sunburns. Research shows sun damage is much more dangerous for children than adults. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner walks through the procedures for proper sun protection and gives an in-depth explanation of which sunscreen your child should be wearing ...

How Best to Help Drowning Victims

Jul 16, 2014

What would you do if you spotted someone at the bottom of a pool and a lifeguard wasn’t on duty? Learn the emergency procedures from ER doctor Scott Youngquist. He describes the dos and don’ts of getting someone to breathe again....