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2014-07-03 04:20:33

ST. LOUIS, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer is here and when you think about sun exposure, the first thing that comes to mind is the beach or the pool. But millions of Americans receive a large portion of their sun exposure where they don't even realize it -- in their cars. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140703/124247 Many people are unaware the sun's harmful rays can penetrate glass - both in cars and buildings. Scientific research shows drivers are especially vulnerable on the...

2014-07-01 23:04:24

Kevin McGuire, creator of the iTanSmart suntan app, underwent surgery this month for Basal Cell Carcimona skin cancer. His goal is to spread skin cancer awareness this summer by encouraging iTanSmart app downloads, which will lower the risk of overexposure to the sun among users. Fort Myers, FL (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 A few years ago, creator of the iTanSmart app, President of UV Technologies, LLC, Kevin McGuire, began noticing age spots on his face resulting from years of overexposure to...

2014-07-01 09:53:38

UCSF UCSF Study Questions Role of Skin Pigment in Enabling Survival at Higher Latitudes The popular idea that Northern Europeans developed light skin to absorb more UV light so they could make more vitamin D – vital for healthy bones and immune function – is questioned by UC San Francisco researchers in a new study published online in the journal Evolutionary Biology. Ramping up the skin’s capacity to capture UV light to make vitamin D is indeed important, according to a team...

2014-06-21 23:03:03

In celebration of the summer solstice, UV Technologies, LLC announces the continued success of the iTanSmart suntan app, available in the Apple App Store for iPhones, iPods, and iPads. The app eliminates the guesswork from sun exposure and helps prevent sunburns, skin damage, and skin cancer. Fort Myers, FL (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 Today marks the summer solstice, the first day of summer which ushers in the hottest season of the year. Along with summertime comes a well-deserved decline in...

2014-06-16 23:07:52

Tanning and sun exposure increases risk, but early detection is almost 100% effective. (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 We all enjoy having fun in the great outdoors. Whether someone is hiking, swimming horseback riding, or just having a picnic, the lure of a sunny day is hard to resist. Doctors have been telling people for years to wear sunscreen when they go outdoors, but the honest truth is that few people listen. The reason for this concern is of the lurking danger of melanoma, which is the most...

2014-06-03 16:24:29

Michael Gabriel, a leading Brooklyn pediatrician reveals how to properly apply sunscreen for it to be effective. BOHEMIA, N.Y., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Dr. Michael Gabriel of GPM Pediatrics, a Brooklyn pediatrics center, responds to an article that says new guidelines have been set in the application of sunscreen for it to be effective. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140603/93567) According to the article published by eMissourian.com on May 23(rd), "The...

2014-05-31 23:07:59

Providing a wealth of information about sun care and divulging the facts versus the myths about sunscreen in an age where skin care rules all. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 "Sun Care Decoded-Answers to Questions You Didn’t Know to Ask," a new revolutionary eBook written by Michael J. Russ, sun care expert and founder of http://www.puresunscreen.com, and Peter Zahner, inventor of MelanSol 100% Natural Skin Care, is a vital read as this summer season begins. With confusing...

2014-05-30 23:01:38

An assortment of SupportStore rubber wristbands, lapel pins, and other items remind adults and children to respect the dangers of too much sun. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Now available, Supportstore carries 20 different awareness items to help spread the word about skin cancer. The company is acutely aware of skin cancer issues as four of the six employees have themselves experienced various stages of skin cancer, including basal cell carcinoma, in citu melanoma, and earlier stage...

2014-05-29 23:17:13

Summer Eye Safety Often Overlooked Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 As the summer months approach and families will be spending more time outdoors in the coming weeks, Dr. Brian Davis of Davis Vision Center in South Jordan, UT is encouraging patients to be mindful of protecting their eyes in the summer sun. Sunburned eyes are one of the most common summer injuries, and the American Optometric Association estimates that about 35 percent of American’s are unaware of UV radiation...

2014-05-29 23:02:08

As reported in the June 2014 issue of Fitness Magazine, sun exposure during everyday activities may do more cumulative damage to one's skin than sunbathing at the beach. Dr. Simon Ourian of Epione Medical Corporation offers his comments on the article's suggestions for sun protection. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 According to an article in the June 2014 issue of Fitness Magazine, most people do not realize that they expose themselves to the harmful rays of the sun on a...


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  • A stinking tobacco.
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