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What to eat for healthy skin

Forget soaking up the sun's rays. If you want to make your skin glow, just open the fridge.

Saturday - 07/20/2013, 06:18am EDT

Tags: skin care, healthy food, Joan Jones

Sunscreen facts and eco-friendly options

With the sun beating down in this extreme heat, it's important for you -- and your kids -- to wear sunscreen. But what sunscreen is effective and safe for both you and the environment?

Thursday - 07/18/2013, 11:28am EDT

Tags: eco-friendly, health, Joan Michelson, fda, Environmental Working Group

FDA warns of flammable ingredients in sunscreen sprays

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning that you could catch fire by wearing certain sunscreens and standing too close to flames.

Thursday - 07/04/2013, 08:00am EDT

Tags: fda,

Understanding new sunscreen labels

Under new FDA guidelines, consumers will know from the sunscreen label whether the product is broad spectrum and protects against skin cancer or whether it will just help prevent a sunburn.

Thursday - 04/18/2013, 04:04am EDT

Tags: skin cancer, dermatology, fda, dick uliano

What are the best ways to treat sunburn?

Despite all the warnings to use sunscreen, burns still happen. The key to healing is to keep damaged skin cool and moist.

Monday - 06/18/2012, 04:05am EDT

Tags: paula wolfson, health, sunburn,

Sun-protective clothing gets mixed reviews

Some doctors say that type of clothing can certainly add an additional layer of protection in the sun, especially for children who don't like sunscreen, but others are less enthusiastic.

Wednesday - 05/30/2012, 07:06am EDT

Tags: darci marchese, skin cancer, spf

Before slathering sunscreen, know how to use it safely

The Memorial Day weekend is supposed to be sunny and warm, which will have many digging out their sunscreen from last year. Knowing how to use it correctly is important to avoid a nasty burn.

Saturday - 05/26/2012, 09:44am EDT

Tags: spf, Dr. Lawrence Green, Shade Grove Adventist Hospital, Consumer Reports, UVB rays, Mayo Clinic, sunblock

Runners need to take precautions against the sun

Whether you are going for a jog, walk or you're a marathoner, you can't run away from the dangers of the sun.

Sunday - 05/20/2012, 02:49pm EDT

Tags: running