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Target
(603) 354-2151
46 Ash Brook Rd
Keene, NH
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.

herban remedies inc.
(802) 518-4244
7668 US Route 5
Westminster, VT

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Scissor Masters
(802) 257-4450
233 Elliot St
Brattleboro, VT

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Perfect Creations
(802) 722-4322
185 Route 123
Putney, VT

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Basin Road Hair Loft
(802) 257-3047
407 Basin Rd
Vernon, VT

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Songline Emu Farm
(413) 863-2700
66 French King Hwy
Gill, MA

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Salon Jacque
(802) 258-4411
6 Elliot St
Brattleboro, VT

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Cottage Hair Studio
(802) 257-8686
40 Park Pl
Brattleboro, VT

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Eva's Beauty Salon
(603) 336-7084
6 Cecil Dr
Hinsdale, NH

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Hair Masters
(603) 357-2888
457 West St
Keene, NH

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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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