It's safe to go outside without sun lotion when it's cloudy.
Sunlight doesn't need to be visible to hurt you. UV rays can do a lot of damage with heavy cloud cover.
True, if it's VERY cloudy.
You got a sunburn while being outside. What should you do upon returning home?
A warm shower will cause further damage, while a cold shower may remove the salt that dehydrates the skin and makes the burn more severe.
Keep the skin as dry as possible
Smear a thin coat of butter on your sunburns
Which of these is NOT a symptom of heat stroke?
True or False: Seawater is a good quick fix for cuts because of the salt content.
Do NOT mix open wounds and sea water or any other natural water source. They are teeming with bacteria and you never know what you might get.
Which of these is poison ivy?
How long does it take a rash from poison ivy to go away on its own?
How should one eat during the high heat days?
Light foods generate less heat than heavier foods like meat eggs and other proteins. You should eat regularly as your body needs the nutrients to fight the heat
Eating regularly, but light foods
Eating less, but heavier foods
Eating more, but light food
Eating less and eating just light food
According to doctors, how often should you reapply sunscreen when at the beach or doing activities?
Every time you go outside, no matter how long it has been
Along with sunscreen, what is the best shirt to wear during the hot summer days?
A loose, thin shirt, preferably white with long sleeves is the best to feel both cool and stay protected
The best shirt is no shirt. No chafing and less heat.
Light, thin, long sleeved shirt
Thick, heavy, long sleeved shirt
An undershirt with no sleeves
What do you do when you get a bee sting?
Sucking out a sting is bad, as it can break it or transfer the toxin to your mouth. Scraping it may break it. The best thing to do is squeeze it out.
Scrape it out with a disinfected tool
True or False: Eating garlic keeps mosquitoes away
Nope, that is a myth. Garlic has no effect on mosquitoes.