CNN Health: Natural Solutions to Summer Health Hazards
By Maria LaMagna, Featuring Dr. Trevor Cates
Remember that terrible bee sting you got last summer? Or the nasty sunburn from this year’s first outdoor barbecue? Behind the many joys of summer are hidden health hazards that threaten to slow you down. Dr. Trevor Holly Cates, a naturopathic physician from Park City, Utah, offers natural methods to make this summer your healthiest — and most chemical-free — yet. Nothing ruins a vacation like the annoying itch and, well, burning sensation that comes with a sunburn. Avoid becoming as red as a lobster by using zinc oxide or another mineral sunscreen, since the traditional kind contains chemicals.