Archive for tag: summer

Welcome Rachael Svaty!

21 June, 2011 (23:38) | News, Students | By: Jennifer Brull

Plainville Medical Clinic is excited to welcome a new learner to our office.  We asked Rachael Svaty, KU medical student, to tell us a little about herself. Where are you from? I grew up on a farm near Ellsworth, Kansas. Why did you come to Plainville? I just finished my first year of medical school […]

Summer Bug Safety

24 April, 2010 (18:23) | Health Advice | By: Ben Legler

Mosquitoes and ticks are more than just Mother Nature’s tiny vampires, they can spread disease. With the recent West Nile Virus scares and the ever present tick related diseases such as Lyme Disease, one can never be too safe in deterring these hungry bugs. Here are some timely tips for dealing with summer bugs.

Summer Sun Rules

22 April, 2010 (18:26) | Health Advice | By: Ben Legler

Bring out the grills, dust off the camping equipment, unpack that favorite swimsuit…summertime is just around the corner! With the cookouts, Boy Scout outings and pool parties come sunburns. Sun exposure is the leading cause of skin cancer. Here are just a few tips to avoid blistered skin.