Items Tagged ‘summer safety’

Summer safety tips for children

June 20, 2018

Summer safety tips for children

By uclahealth uclahealth

Summer is here, and along with it comes many opportunities for adventure. Count on these tips to keep your children safe while playing: General summertime safety tips Apply these safety tips to every summer activity: Sunscreen Sunscreen can help prevent skin cancer. The American Academy of Dermatology recommends you: Seek shade from 10 am to […]

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Tags: child safety, park safety, skin care, summer safety, summertime, suncreen protection, sunscreen for kids, swimming, water safety


Safe summer fun: Hydrate, apply sunscreen, repeat

May 5, 2016

Safe summer fun: Hydrate, apply sunscreen, repeat

By uclahealth uclahealth

Dips in the pool, long days at the beach and trips to the playground: summer is synonymous with outdoor fun. Prolonged heat exposure on sunny days can also carry potential risks for kids, such as dehydration, heat illness and sunburn. But the good news is that they are easily prevented with a little advanced planning. […]

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Tags: broad spectrum protection, dehydration, heat illness, skin cancer, SPF, summer, summer safety, sun protection factor, sun screen, sunburn, sunscreen, tanning