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The Risks Of Sun Exposure And How To Protect Your Skin This Summer

Now that sun exposure is considered a cancer risk on the same level with tobacco and asbestos, it’s time to get serious about protecting yourself.



Dermatologist: Wear Sunscreen 365 Days A Year

If you think you don’t need to wear sunscreen because it’s not summer yet, you’re wrong.

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Tanning Salon Owners, Teens Object To Proposed Regulations

An effort is under way in Illinois that could prevent minors under 18 from using tanning salons, even with parental consent. Both the Illinois House and Senate have seen bills introduced this session to keep minors out of tanning salons.


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Possible Nail-Biter: Whether To Use UV Lamps After Manicures

Some physicians fear regular ultraviolet light exposure could cause skin cancer.