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Your Memorial Day weekend safety guide

Family lies down on a dock by the lake.

/ by UK HealthCare

Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer, a time to soak up the sun and spend quality time with friends and family. But before you celebrate this weekend, think about safety first. 

Check out our easy guide so that you can strike the right balance of safety and fun:

Grilling 101

Are you grilling this Memorial Day? Take a look at these grilling safety tips first so that you can keep the focus on good food and fun, not on first aid.

Swim smart

If you're headed to the pool or lake this weekend, safety should be the first thing on your mind. Follow these eight tips to help prevent injuries or even death.

Before you set off fireworks, read this

Fireworks are a staple of summer celebrations, but the fun, colorful displays can quickly become dangerous if you’re not careful. Here's how you and your family can stay safe when handling or being around fireworks.

Bye bye bug bites, hello great outdoors

You step outside to enjoy the warm weather and before you know it, you’re covered in bug bites. Sound familiar? This is how to keep you and your family safe from bug bites this summer.

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