Minnesota has highest incidence rate of melanoma in Midwest

Jan 06 2017

January 6, 2017: Despite increased efforts to raise public awareness about the prevention and early detection of melanoma, a growing proportion of…

MY UV PATCH

Jun 21 2016

A STRETCHABLE PATCH THAT MONITORS SUN EXPOSURE If you purchase La Roche-Posay sunscreen this summer, it may come with a complimentary device…

Coconut Oil as Sunscreen and Other Vicious Lies

May 02 2016

In the quest to avoid potentially harmful chemicals in commercial sunscreens; bloggers, parents, and marketers have been rekindling the notion of “natural…

December 2015

Dec 20 2015

Attached is the Holiday Newsletter.  

Understanding the UV Index

Jun 01 2015

When it comes to sun exposure, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. When it comes to sun exposure,…

How Deeply Does the Sun Damage Your Skin

May 07 2015

The sun produces three kinds of ultraviolet radiation: UVA, UVB and UVC. The types of UV rays are categorized by their different…

University of Louisville – Shame on YOU!

Mar 23 2015

University and Tanning Salons In 2008, Sun Tan City, a chain of tanning salons based out of Elizabethtown, Ky., gave $3 million…

Surgeon General Call to Action

May 01 2015

The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer Executive Summary CDC.Surgeon General consumer-booklet Jack’s Fund Receives Commendation The Surgeon General’s…

Focus on College Students

Oct 31 2015

HALF OF TOP U.S. COLLEGES PROVIDE TANNING BEDS FOR STUDENTS A Tan to Die for: Millions of US college students may have…

Pilots at high risk for melanoma

Dec 17 2014

UV Exposure on Planes: For Pilots, flying may be just as dangerous as FAKE BAKE Flight attendants and other airplane crew are…