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Insect Repellent Merrillville IN

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Kohl's
(219) 791-9141
1601 Southlake Mall
Merrillville, IN
Hours
M: 8am-10pm
TU: 8am-10pm
W: 8am-10pm
TH: 8am-10pm
F: 8am-11pm
SA: 7am-10pm
SU: 9am-9pm

Walmart Supercenter
(219) 947-1309
2936 East 79Th Avenue
Merrillville, IN
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(219) 942-8270
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Target
(219) 942-0402
2661 E Us Highway 30
Merrillville, IN
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.

Sears
(219) 738-5000
2300 Southlake Mall
Merrillville, IN
Hours
Mon-Fri:10am -9pm
Sat:9am -9pm
Sun:11am -9pm

Walmart
(219) 865-6309
1555 Us Highway 41
Schererville, IN
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(219) 865-6124
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sephora
(219) 738-2155
Southlake Mall , 1890 Southlake Mall
Merrillville, IN
Hours
Monday-Saturday:10am-9pm
Sunday:11am-6pm

Sears
(219) 736-6820
Unit B
Merrillville, IN
Hours
Mon-Fri:9am -6pm
Sat:9am -4pm
Sun:10am -3pm

JC Penney
(219) 738-2155
1890 Southlake Mall
Merrillville, IN
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:00
Sun 11:00-6:00

Sears
(241) 621-9972
430 West Ridge Rd
Griffith, IN
Hours
Mon-Fri:8am -10pm
Sat:8am -10pm
Sun:8am -9pm

Sears
(219) 322-1296
1150 Us Highway 41
Schererville, IN
Hours
Mon-Fri:8am -9pm
Sat:8am -9pm
Sun:9am -6pm

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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