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Insect Repellent Hilo HI

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Walmart
(808) 961-9115
325 Makaala St
Hilo, HI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:Sat:9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun:10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(808) 969-1062
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Macy's
808/959-3561
111 E. Puainako Street
Hilo, HI
 
Jupon Cosmetics Hawaii
(808) 935-2586
333 Kilauea Ave Ste 101
Hilo, HI
 
Kris Salon
(808) 961-6639
333 Kilauea Ave Ste 1
Hilo, HI
 
Naris Cosmetics of Hawaii
(808) 935-1980
276 Ululani St
Hilo, HI
 
Sears
(808) 981-4095
111 E Puainako St
Hilo, HI
Hours
Mon-Fri:8am -7pm
Sat:8am -7pm
Sun:9am -5pm

Sears
(808) 981-4001
111 E Puainako St
Hilo, HI
Hours
Mon-Fri:9am -8pm
Sat:9am -9pm
Sun:10am -7pm

Longs Drug Stores - Hawaii
(808) 935-9075
555 Kilauea Ave
Hilo, HI
 
Native Flesh Tattoo
(808) 961-4900
318 Kinoole St
Hilo, HI
 
Enzyme Beauty & Health Products Of Hawaii
(808) 969-1257
800 Leilani St
Hilo, HI
 

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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