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T idewater Trader June 24, 2020 Page 40 Send Birthday and Anniversary Wishes to your loved ones — even your pets! — in Tidewater Trader! Prices start at $20. Call George today! 410-778-1262 ext. 2002 or email george@tidewatertrader.com We love you Bodkin! Andso theadventurebegins… Follow your dreams! Kent County High School Class of 2020 Congratulations Logan Pinder! Happy 50 th Kathy and Jim! Lookin’ Great at 78! Happy Birthday Jack! CAPTAINCRUMPTON © Sounds Like: BLUNDER BEDS Last Week: Snakehead O penings A t W hispering P ines A ssisted L iving 5811 South Hawthorne Avenue, Rock Hall, Maryland 21661 We offer Long Term, Respite Care and Medical Waiver programs in a fun loving setting. Dr. Recommended Facility with RN on Staff. For More Information Call 410-639-7771 or 410-818-3389 or visit us at www.whisperingpinesrockhall.com Caring for you like Family! 24 Hour Monitoring • Medication Management • Attentive Experienced Staff Private Rooms • 2 Rooms with Private Baths • Accepting Men, Women & Couples Awake Overnight Staff The summer season is here and with this comes the potential for seri- ous health problems. These include prickly heat and heat rash, heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Prickly heat or heat rash is a painful condition that usually appears in the folds of the skin. It is a sign that the body is not dealing with the heat and is at greater risk for a heat stroke. Treatments include cool bathing, thorough drying and using a talc or other body powder. Heat exhaustion is a milder form of heat related illness that occurs because of a combination of high temperatures and inadequate re- placement of fluids. Symptoms include extreme weakness, nausea, headache, and the person may or may not vomit or faint. The skin is moist and cool and the body temperature is normal or only slightly high. To treat, rest in a cool shaded area and drink plenty of liquids. Check with your doctor especially if other health problems are present. Heat Stroke is the most serious heat related illness and is a medical emergency. The symptoms include a body temperature of over 105 degrees, dry red skin, confusion, irritability and coma. The onset may be very rapid, within minutes. Treatment includes calling 911 and try- ing to lower the body temperature rapidly by using a cold bath or wet towels. Keep the victim in a cool area. Preventative measures include: drinking plenty of fluids such as water and fruit juice to prevent dehydration; wearing loose fitting, lightweight and light colored clothing; protecting yourself from direct sunlight by wearing wide-brimmed hats, long-sleeved shirts, pants and sunglasses or by staying in shaded areas; being aware that alcohol can impair the body’s sweat mechanism, as can antihistamines taken for allergies and diuretics prescribed for high blood pressure; avoiding over exer- tion of yourself when outdoors. People who work outdoors should, if possible, take short breaks if they feel fatigued. Schedule physical activity during the cooler parts of the day. SUMMER HEAT Sun, July 5th 7:30am-11am - Drive-Thru Breakfast Event at Galena Vol. Fire Co., 90 E. Cross St., Galena; $5 for a container of chipped beef gravy, two biscuits and four pieces of bacon; Cash or check only; Ben- efits GVFC; Call 410-708-7074. CANCELLED - Mon-Fri, July 6th-10th 9am-4pm - Kayak Camp for ages 5-12 at Sultana’s Holt Center, 200 Cross St., Ches- tertown; $325 tuition; Call 410-778-5954; www.sultanaeducation.org. CANCELLED - Mon-Fri, July 6th-10th - Sultana Trip for ages 11-14 at Sultana’s Holt Center, 200 Cross St., Chestertown; $750 tuition; www.sultanaeducation.org; Call 410-778-5954. Mon, July 6th 7pm - Monday Night Live on Facebook with Mark G. Meadows; www.facebook.com/mainstayrockhall; Th e Mainstay, 5753 Main St., Rock Hall; Call 410-639-9133; www.mainstayrockhall.org. Wed, July 8th - Open Mic at Acad- emy Art Museum, 114 N. Washing- ton St., Easton; Call 410-822-2787; www.academyartmuseum.org. Sat-Mon, July 9th-11th - Check Website for Updates - Talbot County Fair at 10659 Hiners Lane, Easton; Call 410-822-8007; www.talbotcountyfair.org. Thurs, July 9th 9am-3pm - Vaccination Makeup Clinic at Kent County Health Dept., 125 S. Lynchburg St., Chester- town; Mask required, temperature taken; You must make an appointment by calling 410-778-2857. Fri, July 10th 7pm - Sue Matthews and Robert Redd Livestream Concert streamed via a private uplink from The Mainstay; Ticket 5753 Main St., Rock Hall; Call 410-639-9133; www.mainstayrockhall.org. CANCELLED - Mon-Fri, July 13th-17th 9am-3pm - Bay Discovery Camp for ages 5-7 at Sultana’s Holt Center, 200 Cross St., Chestertown; www.sultanaeducation.org. Mon, July 13th 7pm - Monday Night Live on Facebook with Joe Holt; www. facebook.com/mainstayrockhall;; The Mainstay, 5753 Main St., Rock Hall; Call 410-639-9133; www.mainstayrockhall.org. Thurs-Sat, July 16th-18th - Virtual Kent County Fair at Kent Ag Center, 21349 Tol- chester Beach Rd., Chestertown; 4-H ex- hibits, animals&muchmore; 410-778-1661; www.kentcountyfair.org. Sat, July 18th 2pm-6pm - Drive-Thru Wings Event at Galena Vol. Fire Co., 90 E. Cross St., Galena; $10 for one order of 12 wings; Cash or check only; Benefits GVFC; Call 410-708-7074. CANCELLED - Mon-Fri, July 20th-24th 9am-3pm - Bay Discovery Camp for ages 5-7 at Sultana’s Holt Center, 200 Cross St., Chestertown; www.sultanaeducation.org; Call 410-778-5954. Tell 'em you saw it in T idewater Trader!

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