Periodically I receive information from the Illinois Poison Center. Most of the information is interesting and helpful. Today I am sharing with you news about our skin. It is important to realize that your skin is your largest organ that is made up of water, protein, fats and minerals and weighs about 6 pounds. Your skin protects is the body’s outer covering that protects you from heat, light, injury and infection and helps to regulate your body temperature. As summer approaches, we need to know how to protect our skin. Take some time to access this link to learn more-

Enjoy your summer!  Kim RN