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Walmart
(401) 294-0025
1031 Ten Rod Road
North Kingstown, RI
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 #
(401) 294-3455
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Macy's
508/677-4400
Route 6 & 118, Mall Drive
Swansea, MA
Departments / Services
a pea in the pod.

Organical Botanical - Pure Natural Therapies
(401) 451-6000
110 Main St. Suite 307
East Greenwich, RI

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Celebeautique Hair Spa
(401) 847-7377
136 Thames St
Newport, RI

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Ki Ra Salon
(401) 847-5472
6 W Marlborough St
Newport, RI

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Target
(401) 244-1972
400 Bald Hill Rd
Warwick, RI
 
Better Choices
(401) 954-8551
421 Westmoreland Lane (not a retail location)
Saunderstown, RI

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Handmade
(508) 992-3401
26 Green Drive
North Dartmouth, MA

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Archbeauty skin care salon & boutique
(401) 619-5885
18 memorial blvd West.
Newport , RI
Cost
$$
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Best Cuts
(401) 841-9498
1372 W Main Rd
Middletown, RI

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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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