Staying safe this summer
Summer is here! It is time to put your sweaters away and get out your bikini. The weather is finally warm, and your kids will be ready to spend all day playing outside. It can be hard to remember to be safe when you are caught up in the excitement of summer. Staying safe can keep you playing and having fun all summer long. Here are a few tips to help you have a safe summer.
Wear eye protection
Doing yard work is an inevitable part of summer. When working outside or with heavy machinery, wear safety glasses or goggles. These glasses will protect your eyes from air borne dirt, dust, and debris. Without proper protections your eyes are at risk to become irritated and even infected.
Sunglasses are more than just a way to look cool, they also block UV rays. When shopping for sunglasses try to find a pair that will cover the sides of your eyes. Sunglasses can also be made for those who require help to have 20/20 vision. The sunglasses will have prescription lenses.
The summer months tend to be warm and sometimes muggy. The middle of the day is the hottest part. When possible try to avoid being outside for long periods of time. If you have to be outside try to take breaks and drink lots of water. Staying hydrated can help you avoid getting overheated and getting heat stroke.
Getting wet and swimming is a great way to cool off. If you recently had a Breast Augmentation Utah surgery you can just relax and lay by the pool.
It can be hard to remember to put sunscreen on when you are ready to have fun. Putting on sunscreen can protect your skin. It prevents sunburns. Wearing sunscreen can also protect your skin from developing skin cancer.