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Summer Health

Summer means more time outdoors and at the beach. While you enjoy some fun in the sun, take care to also protect yourself and stay healthy.

See the Light

The best ways to protect your eyes from the sun »


Hydration Facts & Recipes for Hot Summer Days

How to recognize dehydration and delicious ways to combat it »


An ER Doctor's Field Guide to Wildlife in New England

From bugs and ticks to jellyfish and sharks, tips to avoid illness and injury »


The Danger of Ticks






Contact Information

Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Lowry Medical Office Building, Suite GB
110 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02215

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