- Urinating in the pool can create harmful chemicals in the water
- Favorites such as burgers and ice cream cones can harbor bacteria that cause diarrhea, fever
- Severe sunburns can blister and lead to infections, and increase the risk of skin cancer
(CNN)You are not the only one who thrives in the summer and loves its warm, long days. Bacteria and other microbes that cause food poisoning, diarrhea and just general grossness also flourish, threatening to make it a season to be sick.