Safe Picknicking

With fishing trips and pool days ahead of you, you’re bound to take along some lunch and munchies to enjoy on your outing. But your outdoor excursion and picnic can quickly turn sour if you wind up in the emergency room with vomiting, diarrhea, stomach ache, or even worse, food poisoning. Because their immune systems are still developing, babies and children are more prone to getting sick. To ensure your food remains at an appropriate temperature wherever you go, here are some packing tips from Dr. Pamela Hall with Hospitality Health ER in Tyler and Longview: