Sunscreens: What's Really Working And What's NotSunscreen is supposed to protect you from exposure to UV light that could leave you vulnerable to sunburn, wrinkles and skin cancer. But is it really doing its job?
Study: Chemical In Sunscreen Is Killing Coral ReefsA drop of very thing that protects and prevents skin damage from the sun's harmful rays, can do irreversible damage to the Earth's precious coral reefs.
5 Things Not To Forget In Your Summer Beach BagA day at the beach should include a bag full of essentials to keep you comfortable and protected in the sun. Here are five must-haves not to forget when planning a day at the beach.
Avoid Harmful Chemicals In Your Kids' Sunscreens - What To Look ForI must have looked like That Mom. You know the one in the store aisle, face buried in her iPhone while the 6-month old chews a teether in the stroller and the dog-child rests in the basket underneath. Except in my case, rather than “liking” a photo or working my way to the next level of Candy Crush, I was caught in a moment of #NewsMom stress, furiously cross checking the ingredients on the backs of baby sunscreen bottles.
Best Products For Protecting Kids Against Summer SunKeep away sunburn and have some fun in the sun this Summer with these kid-friendly products.
The Risks Of Sun Exposure And How To Protect Your Skin This SummerNow that sun exposure is considered a cancer risk on the same level with tobacco and asbestos, it's time to get serious about protecting yourself.
ConsumerWatch: Environmental Group Raises Concerns About SunscreensThe Environmental Working Group is out with a new report that claims 75 percent of sunscreens now on the market contain potentially harmful ingredients.
Staying Safe In The Summer SunSummer is the time for fun in the sun. But you’ll enjoy it a whole lot more if you protect your skin with these helpful tips.
HealthWatch: FDA Tries To Demystify Sunscreen LabelsStarting next summer, you can start looking for SPF 15 bottles and tubes with the label “broad spectrum” and feel confident they’re lowering your risk of skin cancer.
HealthWatch: Limiting Baby's Sun ExposureIt’s finally started to look like June in the Bay Area. But before you rush the family outdoors, a new report is warning parents about babies, toddlers and sunshine.
ConsumerWatch: Study Finds Sunscreens Lacking ProtectionA major study by a consumer group of sunscreens finds that many of them do not provide protection against cancer-causing ultraviolet rays.