Take Care to Protect Yourself from Germs

If you cringe every time someone coughs or sneezes, you are not alone.  No one likes to get sick, but it’s inevitable this time of year.  Germs can spread easily. Fortunately, there are a number of simple things you can do to limit the spread … Read More

Protect Your Eyes From Summer Skies

Summer has arrived, and it’s a good time for a reminder to protect ourselves from the sun’s damaging rays. This includes our eyes. Exposure to the sunlight can cause eye damage, which includes the risk of developing cataracts, macular degeneration, growths on the eyes and … Read More

Wash Your Hands to Prevent Infection

Wash your hands. Cover your cough. Mom was right about how to stop spreading germs! During International Infection Prevention Week (Oct. 16-22), we celebrate all that healthcare professionals and the general public do every day to “Break the Chain of Infection.” At Lakeland Surgical & … Read More