Sunburn and Tan Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
7/26/2003
How to Save Your Skin From Sunburn

Burns are possible even on cloudy days

7/23/2003
Tanning Beds Fingered for Rise in Skin Cancer

Study finds jump in cases where body is normally covered

7/12/2003
First Aid Rescues Summer Fun

From burns to bites, know the treatment that's right

6/11/2003
Apply Sunscreen Before You Buckle Up

Skin at risk of sun damage while you drive

6/8/2003
Childhood Sunburn Can Lead to Skin Cancer Later

Parents need to slather sunscreen on their kids before they head outside

5/27/2003
Sunburn by Gender

Moms are better at preventing the 'ouch'

4/22/2003
Sunscreen Screens Sun's Rays Better Than Beta Carotene

Supplement failed to prevent pre-cancerous skin lesions

2/4/2003
Harvard Researchers Discover Why Youthful Sun Damage Leads to Skin Cancer

UV rays can compromise a key pathway's tumor-suppressing powers

2/3/2003
White Tea Cream Counters Sun Damage

Extract boosts skin cells' protection powers, study finds

12/4/2002
Eye Shadows

What to look for when buying sunglasses

6/26/2002
The Skinny on Sunburns

Why people with light skin are at greater risk of cancer

6/13/2002
Sun Protection Gene Is Two-Faced

It may also make melanoma resistant to cancer treatment

6/4/2002
Not Made in the Shade

Shade doesn't offer total protection against harmful rays

5/16/2002
Some Sun Is Helpful

Body uses sunlight to ward off osteoporosis

5/5/2002
Shield Those Eyes From Array of Light

Sunglasses and wide-brimmed hat protect your eyes from UV-related dangers

4/29/2002
Sun Spots in the Shade

Computer model predicts ultraviolet protection offered by trees

4/11/2002
Perfect Tan Might Soon Be Made in the Shade

Experimental drug would bronze body, protect against sun damage

4/8/2002
The Xtra Wash Factor

How to get more sun protection from a T-shirt

1/18/2002
Watch That Winter Sun

High altitudes put skiers, snowboarders at increased risk of skin damage

10/22/2001
The Shadow Knows

When you're most likely to sunburn