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  • Weather & Your Health: Sunscreen Changes

    Wednesday, Jun 27 at 11:22 AM

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - We've seen plenty of sunshine this Spring and Summer. If you've been outside enjoying it, sunscreen should be a big part of starting your day. The FDA is requiring sunscreen manufacturers to change their labels, so it's easier for consumers to understand what they're buying. Jason Meyers and Parkview discuss the changes and what they mean to you.

  • Weather & Your Health: Hydration

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Water makes up between 50% and 60% of our bodies, so it's no surprise that water is essential to our bodies. Staying hydrated can become a challenge during the hot summer months. Jason Meyers and Parkview hospital talk about how much water our bodies need on a daily basis.

  • Weather & Your Health: Washing Your Hands

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Washing your hands is the first line of defense against germs and other bacteria. Most of us don't get our hands clean when we wash them. Jason Meyers found that out first hand. No pun intended. Watch the video to learn how to keep your hands clean.

  • Weather & Your Health: Motorcycles

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - A sure sign of Spring is when more motorcycles start to hit the road, and emergency rooms see more victims of motorcycle crashes. Wearing the proper gear may not prevent a crash, but it can prevent a lot of serious injuries. Jason Meyers talks with Dr. Bridgwater from the Parkview ER.

  • Saturday's Super Moon

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Anyone looking to the sky Saturday night was treated to a "Super Moon." This means the moon appeared 14% bigger and 30% brighter. The moon officially became full at 11:35 p.m. and this it coincided with the moment the moon is closest to Earth in its orbit.

  • Spring's Wild Swings Slow Down in May

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Three days into May, we're off to a hot start. This Spring has been a warm one so far, especially March. Even though we've seen plenty of warm days, there have been a lot of ups and downs as well. Meteorologist Jason Meyers looks at the big picture to find out what the rest of the month holds.

  • Weather & Your Health: Bugs!

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Cold Winters with below freezing temperatures for weeks on end do an excellent job of killing bugs. We didn't get that this year. While it may have been easier on your bank account, we're going to be paying for it this Spring and Summer with extra bugs buzzing around. This includes mosquitoes. Jason Meyers spoke with Dr. Pandian about keeping the bugs away.

  • March is Still Breaking Records

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) -- For the first time in 100 years and only the second time in our recorded weather history, April is going to end up cooler than March.

  • Droughts Worsen For Parts of the US

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) -- A mild Winter with less snow than normal combined with a dry Spring means current droughts are getting worse and new ones are starting to pop up. The hardest hit areas include western Texas, northern Florida, Georgia and parts of the Carolinas. Droughts in those places cost at least $10 billion in agricultural losses last year.

  • The Dandelion's Revenge

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) -- For the most part, lawn enthusiasts don't think dandelions look so dandy. They're a tough weed to get rid of, and experts think we'll be seeing more of them this year because of the mild winter. A lot of lawn companies and home owners weren't able to get the initial round of fertilizer down in time. As a result, more weeds are popping up, and everyone's playing catch-up.

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