Articles About Sun safety

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    JUN 14, 2019

    3 keys to exercising safely in the summer heat

    Trips to the beach, family picnics, days at the park — summertime brings warm weather and all the sun and fun that come with it. Whether you’re a runner or a yogi, it’s also a lovely season for getting fit outdoors. Of course, no matter what you’re doing, it’s important to protect yourself from the heat so that you get the best of the nice weather, not the other way around. Here are a few easy tips and strategies to help you stay safe and healthy on those hot, sunny summer days. ... Read More >

    TOPICSexercisehealthy lifestyleMid-Atlantic StatesSun safety

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    JUN 14, 2019

    Sunscreen sense: Are you getting the coverage you need?

    You’re wearing sunscreen — that’s great! It can help you avoid wrinkles, sunspots, and skin cancer. But don’t go wild on alfresco fun just yet. Kaiser Permanente dermatologist Nicole Annest, MD, sheds some light on a few falsehoods about sun safety that could be preventing you from getting all the protection you need. ... Read More >

    TOPICSColoradodermatologySun safetysunscreen

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    JUN 07, 2018

    Enjoy the sun without getting burned in the Mid-Atlantic States

    There are plenty of long, lazy summer days left to enjoy — which means more time to explore the Mid-Atlantic States’ beautiful parks, beaches, and hiking trails. No matter where your adventures take you, it’s important to protect yourself and your family from the sun’s harmful rays. A little prevention now can save you the pain of a sunburn — and help protect you from the early signs of aging and skin cancer. ... Read More >

    TOPICSMid-Atlantic StatesSummerSun safetysunscreen

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    FEB 07, 2017

    Protect your skin this spring in Georgia

    If you love being out in the sun, springtime in Georgia presents a yearly challenge. How can you get out, soak up the rays, and get a sunkissed glow, all without suffering the sun’s damaging effects? ... Read More >

    TOPICSGeorgiaSun safetysunscreen

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    MAY 18, 2015

    Protecting your skin from the sun

    Most skin cancer can be prevented. Use the following tips to protect your skin from the sun. You may decrease your chances of developing skin cancer and help prevent wrinkles.   Although people with darker skin don’t sunburn as easily, they can still get skin cancer. So it’s important to use sun protection, no matter what your skin color is.   Avoid sun exposure The best way... Read More >

    TOPICSpreventionSafetySummerSun safety