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Swimmer's itch can be a problem at this time of the year

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It finally felt like summer this week! It's that time of year again when swimmer's itch can be a problem. Today I will talk about what swimmers itch is, and how to avoid it.


Swimmer's itch is when you leave the lake after swimming and about an hour later some itchy red spots appear on your body. It can itch for a week or so and feel uncomfortable. Once you have had swimmer's itch, your skin may be more sensitive to it next time.

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