With the summer sun comes plenty of fun activities — but also a new set of hazards to be wary of.
Anyone who plans on spending time outdoors this summer should be cognizant of the health risks they may face. Among them? The threat of necrotizing fasciitis, known commonly as flesh-eating bacteria, which can be contracted in surprising ways.
Here’s what to know about the infection and other warm weather risks, including ticks, dry drowning and more.