Soaking Up The Sun, Safely: How To Best Protect Your Skin, And Spot Skin Cancer“Melanoma is on the rise for sure, particularly in Minnesota, which is one of the top 10 states for melanoma,” said dermatologist Dr. Mohiba Tareen.
What Are Our Biggest Sunscreen Mistakes?All too often, doctors see patients not use sun protection as effectively as they can.
What Happens To Our Skin During A Sunburn?So, what happens to our skin during a sunburn? Good Question.
Dermatologist Says Sunscreen SPF Study Is MisleadingA Consumer Report out this week says nearly half sunscreens they tested failed to meet their SPF claims.
The Personal Reason There's Free Sunscreen At The State FairFor the wayward fairgoer, the information booths are a first stop to find direction. This year, the crowd is taking more than just free maps; they're also helping themselves to free sunscreen. The push for sunburn prevention came from Dr. Megan Wood.
State Fair Will Have Roller Coaster, Games & Free SunscreenState Fair goers will notice something missing from this year's fair – the poultry birds.
5 Things Not To Forget In Your Summer Beach BagA day at the beach should include a bag full of essentials to keep you comfortable and protected in the sun. Here are five must-haves not to forget when planning a day at the beach.
Good Question: What Do We Need To Know About Sunscreen?A survey out of JAMA Dermatology found many people don’t understand the information on sunscreen labels – like what SPF means, what the sunscreen protects people against and how much sunscreen people should use.
Best Products For Protecting Kids Against Summer SunKeep away sunburn and have some fun in the sun this Summer with these kid-friendly products.
Beating The Heat With Sun-Proof ClothingThere's no doubt that air conditioners in our cars and homes will get a workout on Monday. We're expecting one of our hottest days of the summer ahead with a high temperature expected to be in the low 90s.
Finding The Sunscreen That's Right For YouThere's no question that sunscreen is the most important product when it comes to protecting your skin. But selecting a product that is best for you can be overwhelming with so many options and variety of SPF levels.
Good Question: Which Sunscreen Is Best For You?There's traditional sunscreen, and even drinks and pills that promise protection or skin damage repair. But which sunscreen is the best for you?
Health Watch: Tips For Preventing, Recognizing Skin CancerSummer unofficially kicks off Memorial Day weekend in Minnesota, and experts say this is also a good time to remind everyone about sun safety. Three and a half million people are diagnosed with skin cancer every year, and many cases can be prevented or detected early.
Study Shows Doctors Rarely Talk About Sun ProtectionSkin cancer is on the rise with more than three million new cases ever year. But a new study finds many doctors rarely talk about sun protection with their patients.
Sunscreen Isn’t The Only Way To Shield Kids From The SunProtecting our skin from the sun's damaging rays is important. And protecting your children's skin is serious business.