7 tips for a healthy Fourth of July

Published On: Jul 03 2013 11:27:13 AM CDT   Updated On: Jul 02 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

Keep you and your friends and family healthy and safe on Independence Day with these tips.

ear
4 / 8
iStock / zwolafasola

Don't forget the earplugs -- A new report from Loyola University Health System has found that the sounds of summer -- like fireworks and marching bands -- can damage your hearing. Toss some earplugs in your bag or cover your ears in a pinch.

Upload Photos / Videos