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Summer Health

» Summer Health Videos
» Summer Wellness
» Enjoy the Good Weather

Warm weather means getting out and enjoying the outdoors. But before you have some fun in the sun, check out these ways to stay healthy, safe and stress-free this summer.

Stay Safe


VIDEOS: Summer Health
Video: Most Common Summer Mishaps
The Five Most Common Summer Mishaps

Video: The Dangers of Ticks
The Dangers of Ticks

Video: Preventing Skin Cancer
Protecting Your Skin from the Summer Sun

Video: Weekend Warriors
Keeping Weekend Warriors Healthy

Video: How Do UV Rays Affect the Skin?
How UV Rays Affect the Skin



Summer Wellness


Enjoy the Good Weather






Contact Information

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215
Main Switchboard: 617-667-7000
Find a Doctor: 800-667-3000
Directions by Phone: 617-667-3000
TDD (for hearing impaired):800-439-0183

Quiz: Summer Health

Summer is fun, but there are some health dangers to be aware of, too. How much do you know about mosquitos, ticks, sun safety and more? Strengthen your Summer Health smarts with this quiz!

Test your knowledge

Join the BIDMC Walking Club!

You know walking is good for you — it's easy, fun and (best of all) free! So join the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Walking Club!

Walking ClubWe will welcome new members in the spring of 2016 — check back soon!