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#Esssentia Health Tip: Swimmer’s Itch Getting Under your Skin?

Spread the Love!Swimmer’s itch is an uncomfortable but harmless skin rash that you can’t see when you step out of the water after a swim, but boy, can you feel them later. What is Swimmer’s Itch? Swimmer’s itch (cercarial dermatitis) – also known as “duck itch” or “lake itch” – is microscopic parasites lurking in… Read More #Esssentia Health Tip: Swimmer’s Itch Getting Under your Skin?

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#Essentia Health Tips | Blueberries are packed with nutrition

Spread the Love!July even brings blueberry festivals in the Northland. Iron River, Wisconsin, celebrates blueberries on July 22-23 while Ely, Minnesota, celebrates July 28-30. Blueberries are often featured in desserts and sweets such as blueberry muffins and blueberry pie. The added sugar may negate their health benefits. This summer, stretch your taste buds and try… Read More #Essentia Health Tips | Blueberries are packed with nutrition