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Burned by Bureaucracy
The last time a new sunscreen ingredient came on the U.S. market, the Y2K bug was threatening to destroy our way of life.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Find Your Perfect Sunscreen Match, Thank Us Later
An oil-free, noncomedogenic lotion that promises a nongreasy or matte finish is your best bet.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Are you sun safe? See our checklist to make sure
"Every year there are more patients with a skin cancer diagnosis than breast, lung, and colon combined," explained Yael Cohen, founder of FCancer.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Lack of Federal Regulation in Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Leads to Litigation Risks
In recent years, consumers have become more focused on the potential for health risks associated with the use of chemicals and other ingredients in cosmetics and personal care products.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Which is Safer: A Fake Tan or a Real One?
In the early '50s, Coppertone began selling the first commercially successful sunscreen and followed that up with the first sunless tanner for consumers just ten years later.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
The Island Packet
Professional Opinion: What spots do we miss when applying sunscreen?
This week, Paul Brewer, a board-certified dermatologist in Beaufort, discusses spots you commonly miss when applying sunscreen and whether a base tan really protects your skin.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
A stitch in time - how Sandra defeated downturn
THE recession may have cost Sandra Walsh her two fashion boutiques but it inspired her to create an international hit.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Watertown Daily Times
Infantile rickets a growing health problem
Radiologist David Ayoub of Springfield, Ill., has defended hundreds of parents against accusations of child abuse resulting from misdiagnosis of infantile rickets.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
How to find the right sunscreen
Even being out in the mild spring weather can cause sunburns - so which ones will give you the best protection? Karen: HAVE YOU HAD ENOUGH OF WINTER AND READY TO WORSHIP THE SUN? PUT ON THE SUN BLOCK.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Grillo: Choosing a sunscreen
A: Now that summer is approaching, our exposure to ultraviolet rays is increasing, and it's a good time to get a fresh bottle of sunscreen.
Reckitt Benckiser Said to Have Edge for Merck OTC Unit
In the battle between global consumer-health companies for a multi billion dollar foot-care, allergy and sun-tan lotion business, Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc has advantages that rivals will be hard pressed to match.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Revolutionary Sunscreen Bands are must haves for summer sun protection
Summer is just around the corner and that means time in the sun for families heading to the beach, pool or park.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Skinvisible broad spectrum sunscreen meets FDA label guidelines
Research and Development firm Skinvisible Pharmaceuticals has successfully completed independent testing to validate its broad spectrum sunscreen claims according to new labeling guidelines by the Food and Drug Administration .
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Free Will Astrology
ARIES In his novel The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Milan Kundera says that the brain has "a special area which we might call poetic memory and which records everything that charms or touches us, that makes our lives beautiful."
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Pacific Daily News
On the fridge
Guam Behavioral Health and Wellness Center's Prevention Education and Community Empowerment branch, or PEACE, events this month include: * Today: SafeTALK training session from 8 a.m. to noon at Guam Community College.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Travel essentials for a spring vacation
If you are planning a spring vacation, be sure to make it a well-deserved break.Spring vacation means time for enjoyment.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Sunscreen: Does It Even Work Anymore?
You probably grew up wearing sunscreen and knowing that it protected your skin against the sun's harmful rays.
Sunscreen Ingredients: Long Needed Updates Ignored
Skin cancer is a serious threat, and with the current sunscreens available in the U.S., its protection is lacking as the nearly 15 year old products have not been revised to meet new UVA and UVB needs.
Are You Sun Safe? See Our Checklist to Make Sure
"Every year there are more patients with a skin cancer diagnosis than breast, lung, and colon combined," explained Yael Cohen, founder of Fuck Cancer .