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2013-10-07 09:37:09

Project is first to evaluate impact of tailored information on a group at high risk for melanoma Children of melanoma survivors were more likely to wear hats and re-apply sunscreen after receiving a multi-media informational program designed specifically for them. These new findings were included in research published in the journal of Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention – a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research. A team of researchers led by Ellen R....

2013-10-03 23:24:18

Mariner Biomedical, Inc. announced the addition of Deter SPF 28 Mineral Sunscreen to the Deter Outdoor Skin Protection product line. Deter SPF 28 Mineral Sunscreen was officially launched October 1, 2013. It is a natural zinc oxide based sunscreen offering broad spectrum protection in a comfortable to wear invisible formulation. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 Deter SPF 28 Mineral Sunscreen is a zinc oxide based formulation that goes on clear and provides highly effective UVA/UVB...

2013-09-26 23:31:57

Influenced by attacks on the indoor tanning industry that are not based in fact, many Canadians seem to be under the mistaken impression that sunbathing in a sunbed is somehow less safe than sunbathing in the natural sun. As tanning season begins, The Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA) wants to set the story straight. Kelowna, BC (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 “Scientifically, the light that sunbeds emit is virtually the same as from the summer sun,” JCTA Executive Director Steve...

2013-09-16 23:24:06

Jaime Vendera, first person on record to break glass with his voice has recently endorsed UVAid for vocal cord health of singers after using it with remarkable results. UV-Aid is a patented pending device by UV Technologies, LLC that helps prevent colds, flu, and throat infections. (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 Jaime Vendera, famous for becoming the first person in history to be recorded breaking a glass with his voice on MythBusters, uses UV-Aid to maintain his crystal clear tone and...

2013-09-16 23:22:28

The Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA) wants to let the Canadian public know there is a difference between professional indoor tanning facilities and self-serve and home tanning equipment. Kelowna, BC (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 Almost anything we experience in life can be dangerous if used improperly, and indoor tanning is no exception. That’s why JCTA professional indoor tanning facilities promote a balanced message about indoor tanning, educate their patrons about the potential...

2013-09-15 23:02:47

Skin Care Knowledge Crucial to Avoid Treacherous Skin Cancers (PRWEB) September 15, 2013 Tan skin, for many, is the ideal picture of health. It can, however, simultaneously put people in life-threatening situations by opening the door for skin cancer. Increased knowledge on the perils of over exposure to the sun have led medical professionals to create guidelines that can protect you and the ones you love from the hazards associated with excessive sunlight. Taking precautionary methods...

2013-09-15 23:00:34

Earlier in September, The Melanoma Institute Australia commenced their annual campaign to raise the public’s awareness about how to protect against melanoma. Beachwear retailer Swimwear Galore is supporting the cause by recommending cover up swimwear to their customers. Melbourne, VIC (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 Every year a campaign is launched by The Melanoma Institute Australia to increase public awareness about the dangers of skin cancer through sun exposure. The cause was initiated...

2013-09-03 23:01:06

Melasma is a common skin condition that is characterized by patchy brown or gray-brownish discoloration on the face or other areas of the body that are exposed to a lot of sun. If you are experiencing symptoms of melasma from this past summer or would like to find out more about this skin condition, treatment and prevention, contact Downtown Dermatology at http://columbusdowntownderm.com/. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 Melasma is a common skin condition that is characterized by...

2013-08-30 23:26:10

Sun tanning has been made healthier and safer than ever with the introduction of iTanSmart®, a powerful yet easy to use app that helps prevents sunburns, taking the guesswork out of sun exposure. Fort Myers, FL (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 iTanSmart is a new app made for Apple iPhones and iPods that helps take the guesswork out of sun tanning by alerting the user when to get out of the sun before getting burned. iTanSmart also educates the user about UVB rays, sun protection factor (SPF),...


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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