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2013-05-15 23:26:28

Foundation Founder Sharon Kleyne Welcomes Legislative Action to Prevent Skin Cancer. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 Sharon Kleyne, Founder of the Save-a-Child´s Life Foundation to combat pediatric melanoma, today praised the Oregon Legislature for their recent banning of children under 18 from using tanning salons. Kleyne noted that UVA and UVB radiation (ultraviolet light), believed to be the primary cause of melanoma, is the main tanning agent in most tanning beds. Melanoma is...

Sunlight Lowers Blood Pressure
2013-05-08 10:29:13

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Now that the days are getting longer and longer across North America, there´s no excuse for not going outside and getting a little sun. According to a new study by researchers from the University of Edinburgh, exposing the skin to sunlight can lower blood pressure, effectively reducing the risk of stroke, heart attack and cardiovascular disease. The researchers said the blood pressure benefits of getting moderate sunlight most...

2013-05-07 23:25:20

Skin Moisturizing Entrepreneur and Founder of Bio Logic Aqua Research, Sharon Kleyne, Discussed Maximizing Sunscreen Protection. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 Bio-Logic Aqua Research Founder and water and health advocate Sharon Kleyne, recently announced that merely applying sunscreen when exposed to direct sunlight may not be sufficient to prevent reactions such as heat stroke, carcinoma or melanoma. The skin moisturizing innovator believes that to obtain maximum benefit, sunscreen...

2013-05-02 23:02:59

As the Pacific Northwest region heads into record temperatures this weekend, Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Western Regional Medical Center (Western) reminds Oregonians and Washingtonians that it is important to keep sun safety tips in mind–particularly since Oregon and Washington have some of the highest rates of skin cancer in the country. Portland, Ore. (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 As the Pacific Northwest region heads into record temperatures this weekend, Cancer...

2013-05-01 23:04:56

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, an opportunity to increase public understanding of the prevalence, prevention and treatment of the most common type of cancer diagnosis. Rolling Meadows, Ill. (PRWEB) May 01, 2013 More than 1 million Americans are diagnosed with skin cancer each year — more than cancers of the prostate, breast, lung, colon, uterus, ovaries and pancreas combined. As warm and comforting as the sun feels on the skin in the moment, it´s just as dangerous in the...

2013-04-28 23:01:44

Earlier this month Platypus Australia, the forerunners in sun safe children´s swimwear, received a glowing review on the mommy blog network Makobi Scribe. The fashionable UV protective beachwear for kids trial pack impressed the main mommy blogger who praised its quality, comfort and trendy design. Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) April 29, 2013 On 11 April 2013, Platypus Australia´s fashionable UV protective beachwear for kids was highly praised at the popular blog network for parents,...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.