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Insect Repellent Osawatomie KS

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Walmart Supercenter
(913) 294-5400
310 Hedge Lane
Paola, KS
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(913) 294-5777
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(785) 242-9222
2101 Princeton Rd
Ottawa, KS
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(785) 242-1034
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Carolyn'S Beauty & Tanning Salon
(913) 755-2447
559 Main St
Osawatomie, KS
 
Walmann Jeffrey D
(913) 755-4142
501 1st St
Osawatomie, KS
 
Doubletake Beauticare
(913) 755-4946
428 Main St
Osawatomie, KS
 
Sears
(785) 242-2820
221 S Main St
Ottawa, KS
Hours
Mon-Fri:9am -7pm
Sat:8am -5pm
Sun:12am -5pm

Mi'Ladys Hair Care & Nail Salon
(913) 755-2727
535 Main St
Osawatomie, KS
 
Auten Pharmacy
(913) 755-4111
125 E Main St
Osawatomie, KS
 
Barden Dennis E
(913) 755-3014
301 E Main St
Osawatomie, KS
 
Simply You
(913) 294-2252
15 S Pearl St
Paola, KS
 

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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