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Insect Repellent Ankeny IA

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Walmart Supercenter
(515) 963-1111
1002 Se National Dr
Ankeny, IA
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(515) 964-3992
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sears
(515) 278-7290
Merle Hay Ml-4000 Merle Hay Rd
Des Moines, IA
Hours
Mon-Fri:8am -7pm
Sat:8am -7pm
Sun:9am -5pm

Kohl's
(515) 270-2466
3800 Merle Hay Rd
Des Moines, IA
Hours
M: 8am-10pm
TU: 8am-10pm
W: 8am-10pm
TH: 8am-10pm
F: 8am-11pm
SA: 7am-10pm
SU: 9am-9pm

Walmart Supercenter
(515) 967-1711
3501 8Th Street S.W.
Altoona, IA
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(515) 967-1794
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sears
(515) 276-6712
7501 Hickman Rd
Urbandale, IA
Hours
Mon-Fri:8am -10pm
Sat:8am -10pm
Sun:8am -9pm

Supertarget
(515) 964-9000
2135 Se Delaware
Ankeny, IA
 
Sears
(515) 278-7399
4000 Merle Hay Rd
Des Moines, IA
Hours
Mon-Fri:10am -9pm
Sat:9am -9pm
Sun:11am -6pm

Sears
(515) 262-5628
2535 Hubbell Ave
Des Moines, IA
Hours
Mon-Fri:8am -10pm
Sat:8am -10pm
Sun:8am -9pm

Target
(515) 967-9343
3414 8Th St Sw
Altoona, IA
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Target
(515) 331-6115
5901 Douglas Ave
Des Moines, IA
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Advice for helping kids avoid insect bites this summer

Advice for helping kids avoid insect bites this summer

James Dunsford

Proper use of bug spray is effective in helping kids avoid mosquito and other bug bitesBugs like mosquitoes and ticks can be a common summertime health risk for fathers and their kids, especially since many are spending more time outside.

Consumer Reports magazine recently tested some of the most popular insect repellents on the market. According to WebMD, the magazine is recommending six different repellents to reduce the risk of bug bites. They are: Off Deep Woods Sportsmen II, Cutter Backwoods Unscented, Off Family Care Smooth and Dry, 3M Ultrathon Insect Repellent, Repel Plant Based Lemon Eucalyptus and Natrapel 8-Hour with picaridin.

Many of these contain DEET, a chemical that can be dangerous in high concentrations. However, the American Academy of Pediatrics advises parents to use products with no more than 30 percent concentration of DEET on their kids. (Insect repellents aren't advised for use on babies under two months, either.)

Experts say parents should follow package directions when using insect repellent on their kids, avoiding spraying them on the face and in the eyes, mouth, nose or on cuts. Fathers should apply repellents to their kids' faces by spraying them on their hands first.

Other ways to avoid insect bites include staying indoors at dawn and dusk, wearing light-colored, loose-fitting clothing when outdoors, avoiding scented products that attract mosquitoes, eliminating standing water in your yard, wearing hats and pants...

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