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How to Survive a Dust Storm

Tips for staying safe in a rolling wall of sand and silt.

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Miami Beach Unveils Free Sunscreen Stations

Fifty SPF 30 dispensers will be installed at beaches, pools and parks in the city.

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6 Places You're Forgetting to Put Sunscreen

Don't miss these burn-prone hot spots.

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6 Surprising Ways You Can Get Poison Ivy

Beware your dog, your shoelaces and even your Christmas tree.

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The Poop on Beach Sand: How Clean Is It?

Parents, dig this — or rather, don’t: Beach sand can make your child sick.

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5 Golfing Hazards and How to Avoid Them

Before you tee off, make sure you know how to stay safe on the green.

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How to Remove a Fishhook from Your Skin

The best way to unhook yourself (and when to let the doctor do it).

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What to Do During an Earthquake

Why you shouldn’t stand in a doorway, and what you should do to emerge unscathed.

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How to Avoid a Shark Attack

8 ways to avoid being bitten.

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Boating Safety: Could You Pass The U.S. Coast Guard Test?

Studying up could save your life or the life of your passengers.

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What To Do If You Encounter a Snake

Don’t get rattled. Here’s how to stay safe around snakes.

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Carbon Monoxide: A Deadly Threat to Boaters

Some 800 poisonings and 140 deaths have been reported in the last 15 years.

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Ocean Toys: A Raft of Trouble?

Before your kids float or boogie in the big drink, heed this advice.

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Dock Dangers: Experts Warn of Electrocution Risk

A young man recently died climbing out of the water onto a dock ladder. Don’t let this happen to you.

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Beach Lovers: How Dangerous Is the "Flesh-eating” Vibrio Vulnificus Bacterium?

Its reputation is misleading, but you better protect yourself against this seafaring bug.