a little planning and forethought, hiking with children can be
a fun and rewarding experience. Hiking is a wonderful way to help
them develop a love and respect for nature, stimulate their imagination
and encourage them to stay active.
Leave Home Without It: Homeopathy on Vacation
Make sure you carry
along some useful remedies to deal with those conditions that
could make your vacation painfully memorable.
Tips for Staying Healthy on Vacation
the most spontaneous getaway needs some basic planning and preparation.
with Poison Ivy
ivy, western poison oak and poison sumac all have an oil in their
leaves, vines and roots called urushiol. The oil is released when
the plant is bruised. The oil is still active even in dead plants.
According to the American Academy of Dermatology, 85 percent of
people are sensitive to the oil. Usually within 15 minutes of
contact, the urushiol binds to skin proteins.
Summer Safety Reminders
Summer Safety Tips