Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Sea Lice Prevention

Prevention of swimmer's itch includes:

  • Avoid water that is contaminated with jellyfish larvae.
  • Avoid swimming in warm waters on the east coast of Florida between May and August, when the larvae may be present.
  • Wear waders.

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