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Back-to-School Eye Care Tips for Kids

Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler | Posted 07.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler

With kids busy running to class, staring endlessly at computer screens studying or training hard for their school's athletics program, thinking about maintaining good eye health and safety may not be a top priority in their minds.

Serious About SPF: Expert Tips and Busting Myths

TueNight | Posted 07.16.2014 | Style
TueNight

It wasn't that long ago that the majority of sun-lovers were blissfully unaware of this. But as science began delivering the unhealthy news, and as the sun-is-bad-for-you stats got worse and worse, so did the myths and misinformation, which still continue today.

Here's What You Should Really Wear To The Beach

Lauren Del Turco | Posted 06.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Lauren Del Turco

With proper use of sunscreen and the right clothing, you can spend a day at the beach, on the green, or in the backyard feeling cool and comfortable and knowing that you are safe from the sun.

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Scientists May Have Found Humankind's Original Addiction

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 06.27.2014 | Healthy Living

In studying how ultraviolet radiation affects skin, scientists may have stumbled across humankind's original addiction: sunlight. A new study in th...

Your Seatbelt Isn't the Only Thing You Should Be Putting On in the Car This Summer

Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler | Posted 08.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler

As a frequent commuter and lover of the road, I knew that I had to make a few changes to stay safe. I've compiled four key tips that I now follow in the hopes that you'll remember that a seatbelt isn't the only thing you should be putting on in the car this summer.

Our Faces Need These Sunscreens

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 05.08.2014 | Style

This list was assembled with data provided by Rank & Style. SPF is one of the most important things you can slather on your body daily. But, someti...

Avoiding Sun Spots Over 50

Laurie Ember | Posted 10.07.2013 | Fifty
Laurie Ember

Only a man would suggest to a 50-year old woman that she wear long sleeves on a hot day. There seems to be a severe disconnect in his understanding of the female metabolism. But he is a dermatologist and cares only about the skin. Hormones are for a braver man.

WATCH: The One Place You Never Want To Forget To Apply Sunscreen

Huffington Post | Posted 08.05.2013 | Healthy Living

Just when you thought you've got your whole body lathered in sunscreen and are ready to hit the beach ... Hair stylist Cassi Hurd and makeup artist Ka...

How To Protect Yourself From 'The Silent Wrinkler'

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 07.24.2013 | Style

Soaking up sun at the beach sounds like a very good idea to us, especially since we now know how to do it safely. Yet, with all the benefits of absorb...

How to Protect Your Kids From the Sun

Robert Applebaum, M.D. | Posted 09.18.2013 | Parents
Robert Applebaum, M.D.

As important as it is to apply sunblock to your child before going into the sun, it's just as important to use other tools to shield your little one from the sun's dangerous rays as much as possible.

Tanning Mom Moving To Unexpected Place?

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.25.2013 | Weird News

Tanning mom Patricia Krentcil has a burning desire to move to England, The Sun reports. Foggy, dreary London, to be exact. Why would Krentcil, who...

Your Sun-Friendly Beach Supplies Guide

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.06.2012 | Teen

Laying out in the sun on the beach seems innocent enough until… ouch. You come home to discover that you're not only sunburnt, but your entire back ...

Why Some Women Risk Cancer To Be Tan

Slate | Posted 05.23.2012 | Women

A CDC report out this month found that nearly one in three white women aged 18 to 25 had used a tanning booth in the previous year. White women aged 1...

Simple Tips for a Safe and Sunny Spring Break

Tammy Gold | Posted 05.14.2012 | Parents
Tammy Gold

With the warm, sunny days quickly approaching, there is one thing parents need to keep in mind before jet-setting to their desired locations: protecting their kid's skin from the sun.

The Dangers Of Indoor Tanning

aolhealth.com | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Although tanning beds were labeled "carcinogenic for humans" by the International Agency for Research of Cancer and moved to its highest cancer risk c...

Sun and Tanning

Dr. Nicholas Perricone | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Nicholas Perricone

Protection from excessive sun exposure is important all year round, not just during the summer or at the beach.