Summer is a wonderful season. It brings with it the escape from the normal routine- school is out, vacations are in motion, outdoor activities are plentiful, there is a sense of freedom unlike during any other time of the year. Along with the weather that allows said freedom also comes a different variety of details… Continue reading How To Survive (And Enjoy!) The Sizzling Summer Months
Sun protection is absolutely necessary to prevent skin cancers. It's as simple as that. The question is how to do this safely. Sunscreen has always been the gold standard, but a study conducted by the Food and Drug Administration last month found that some of the chemicals commonly found in sunscreens are absorbed into the… Continue reading Chemicals In Sunscreen Are Absorbed Into The Bloodstream; How Does That Impact The Human Body?
Previously, we reviewed sun safety guidelines; using sunscreen daily with a SPF no lower than 30 and avoiding prolonged sun exposure are the easiest, most effective ways to prevent skin cancer. In this post, we will provide an overview of what skin cancer is, and how to identify the signs of skin cancer. There is… Continue reading Tip of the Day: The ABC(DE)s of skin cancer- here’s what you need to know.