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Insect Repellent North Platte NE

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Ohair's Salon
(308) 532-8000
115 E. 4th Street
North Platte, NE
Services
Haircut / Style, Hair Color, Highlights / Lowlights, Color Correction, Permanents, Body Waves, Wave Relaxers, Manicures, Pedicures, Facials, Hair Removal, Make Up, Make Up Application, Tanning

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Sears
(308) 532-5500
310 E 5Th St
North Platte, NE
Hours
Mon-Fri:9am -7pm
Sat:9am -6pm
Sun:12am -5pm

A Selda Style
(308) 534-2521
1521 E 4TH St
North Platte, NE

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Hair A Rama
(308) 534-5368
1215 N Vine St
North Platte, NE

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Sache Salon & Spa
(308) 532-7575
1909 W A St
North Platte, NE

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Walmart Supercenter
(308) 532-5529
1401 South Dewey St.
North Platte, NE
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(308) 532-5830
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

JC Penney
(308) 534-3470
1100 S Dewey St
North Platte, NE
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:00
Sun 11:00-6:00

Trends Hair Studio
(308) 532-1707
1502 S Jeffers St
North Platte, NE

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Lynn's Clipper Cuts
(308) 534-0253
1014 S Dewey St
North Platte, NE

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Total Attractions
(308) 534-2270
718 E 4th St
North Platte, NE

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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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