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2014-07-23 12:26:22

Atlanta Falcons join SPOT me(TM) campaign to offer free skin cancer screenings to fans during Training Camp; fans will be eligible to win autographed Falcons' memorabilia FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Atlanta Falcons are proud to announce the team's new partnership with the American Academy of Dermatology (Academy) in an effort to raise awareness of skin cancer. Through this partnership, the Atlanta Falcons will host free SPOT me(TM) skin cancer screenings...

2014-07-18 23:04:28

Top10inaction.com recently revealed the latest skin care ranking list of 10 Best Sunscreen on their beauty channel, in which Kiehl’s Activated Sun Protector Lotion for Face is named as the best sunscreen of them all. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Top10inaction.com, one of the biggest product review websites, recently revealed the latest skin care ranking list of 10 Best Sunscreen on their beauty channel, in which Kiehl’s Activated Sun Protector Lotion for Face is named as...

2014-07-17 12:30:18

Dr. Sandy T. Feldman Provides Helpful Tips to Protect Eyes During Summer SAN DIEGO, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With summer in full swing, individuals with light-colored eyes should take extra precautions if they want to avoid any unnecessary damage to their eyes during this time of year. According to a recent study conducted by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, individuals with blue, green, or hazel eye color, as well as those who take common over-the-counter medications, may be more...

2014-07-16 23:13:34

As skin cancer numbers rise, so do patient concerns. Patients show up in large numbers for free facial skin analysis and information on prevention. Kingsport, TN (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Custom Compounding Centers of America and Performance Medicine in Kingsport, TN held Free Facial Health Screenings for Skin Cancer Awareness Month on May 28, 2014. “Based on the heavy turnout, more Americans are becoming aware and concerned about the effects of the sun as they should. According to the...

2014-07-15 23:05:49

Free iOS Application Uses Contextual Intelligence to Track UV Exposure With Smartphones and Surface Timely Recommendations for Improving Skin Health Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Brightly, your personal UV monitor, launched today in the App Store for download. Brightly continuously calculates UV exposure and makes personal recommendations based on skin type. The app also surfaces timely alerts and educational information to promote skin health. Download Brightly for free at...

2014-07-15 05:11:36

Asociación RUVID Researcher at the Neurosciences Institute, Joint Center of the University Miguel Hernández (UMH) in Elche and the Higher Council for Scientific Research (CSIC), Berta López Sánchez-Laorden co-authored a study that concluded that sunscreens do not protect totally against the development of skin cancer. The research was recently published in Nature. The study demonstrates that sunscreen, even with a sun protection factor (SPF) 50, may not fully protect against the...

2014-07-14 23:09:29

The promo product gurus at 4AllPromos have put together of a list of the three must-have custom imprinted products everyone must have on hand this summer. Essex, CT (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Summer is the best season of the year for many. Summer means vacations, camping, days at the beach, swimming and other outdoor adventures. The promotional product experts at 4AllPromos want everyone to be safe, happy and healthy all summer long. The promo product gurus at 4AllPromos have put together of a...

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...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'