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Sunscreen Cancer

Way Too Many Americans Are Skipping This Step Before Heading Out

Reuters | Posted 05.23.2016 | Healthy Living

By Kathryn Doyle (Reuters Health) - Despite years of public health messages, barely one third of Americans use sunscreen regularly, ac...

5 Easy Ways You Can Soothe Sunburn

The Active Times | Posted 07.12.2014 | Healthy Living
The Active Times

Anyone who's ever suffered sunburn (whether mild or severe) knows that the fiery feeling of inflamed skin is one we'd all rather avoid. Your skin is i...

5 Myths About Sunscreen (And How to Protect Your Skin Properly)

The Active Times | Posted 07.12.2014 | Healthy Living
The Active Times

It's no secret that we need to protect our skin from the sun. Whether you bronze beautifully or burn badly, the body's natural reaction to sunlight sh...

SUNSCREEN 101: How To Choose It, Wear It And Keep Safe Under The Summer Sun

The Huffington Post | Meredith Melnick | Posted 05.29.2012 | Healthy Living

Memorial Day rings in the summer season and, along with barbecue equipment, beach toys and sandals, stores are beginning to pad their shelves with sun...

Why Everybody Needs To Wear Sunscreen

John Whyte, M.D., MPH | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Whyte, M.D., MPH

Unfortunately, many African Americans mistakenly believe that the melanin in the skin -- the pigment that gives them the darker color -- provides protection against the sun's deadly rays.

Is Profit Behind Dermatology's 'Sun Scare' Message?

Harmon Leon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Harmon Leon

Is there a correlation between young women being the largest consumers of skin care products as well as being the largest demographic group scared into dermatologists' offices?

Sunscreen Nanoparticles May Cause Cancer

AOL News | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

As millions of us who play and work under the bright sun slather our skin with creams, consumer safety activists blast the government for not ensuring...