With the clouds and rain parting to make way for sun and warm temps, this unfortunately also means more exposures to insects and ticks, some of which can carry disease. Here are some helpful hints to minimize exposure: • Wear protective clothing with long sleeves and pants that has permethrin built in • Using DEET…
The weather’s taken a turn for the scorching lately, and we want to make sure you’re able to stay active and healthy during the hottest time of the year. Learn the best ways to heal from a sunburn, and minimize the effects. Remember: never leave pets in the car during warm weather. Enjoy your summer!
Sunburns occur frequently in those spending time outdoors. Unfortunately, sun damage builds up over time and is cumulative. Not only does it lead to wrinkles, but it can lead to skin cancers. Remember that skin cancer can affect all ages! We are seeing this occur more frequently in younger and younger people. Wearing clothing, avoiding…
Meet CFM’s own (provider 1) and (provider 2) will be on hand for any medic issues which may arise during the Corvallis Fall Festival runs. Check out great local artists and enjoy good food and live music. See you there!
Don’t let allergy and flu season get you down. CFM is here to help. Get vaccinated and have your allergy medicine refilled before symptoms hit.
As the weather grows hotter, heat illnesses like heat exhaustion and heat stroke are a serious concern. Learn about signs and symptoms and how to prevent heat illnesses.
The sun is out and so are we! Make sure to take proper steps to protect yourself from sun damage, and learn how to care for your skin when it gets sunburned.