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Vegas doctor shares tips on avoiding scorpion stings

Posted at 10:35 AM, Jun 29, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-29 13:35:17-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — We are in the middle of scorpion season which is when they are the most active.

So, here are some tips about how to be careful and avoid getting stung from Las Vegas Dr. Daliah Wachs:

  • Do not reach into crevices without looking first.
  • Inspect your shoes and slippers before putting them on.
  • Move beds and furniture away from walls.
  • Shake the sheets out before jumping into bed.
  • And seal cracks in walls and floors.