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Protect Your Skin From the Summer Sun

June 27, 2017. 5:00 PM EST. Pick a sunscreen that blocks UVA and UVB light, skin specialist advises Read article


A Baby’s Skin No Match for the Sun

June 23, 2017 Shade, clothes and hats offer little ones safe protection, pediatric dermatologist says

Strike Back Against Snake Bites

June 19, 2017 Expert advice on what to do if you're bitten and how to prevent a bite in the first place

Time for Some Summer Sun Safety Tips

June 18, 2017 Pediatricians offer advice on preventing sunburns, other warm weather problems

Many Tanning Salons Defy Legal Age Limits on Users

June 16, 2017 Some also make false claims about the health effects of tanning, researchers find

Have Scientists Created a Safe, Sun-Free Tan?

June 14, 2017 Experiment unlocks a way to tan without harmful UV exposure, which could help prevent skin cancer

Could You Spot Bed Bugs in a Hotel Room?

June 14, 2017 Survey finds they're a major worry for U.S. travelers, but many can't identify the annoying pests

A Monkey’s ‘Smile’ May Not Be Sweet

June 12, 2017 People who thought the animals were grinning or blowing kisses often got bitten, researchers say

Stay Safe as Summer Temps Soar

June 12, 2017 ER physician offers advice on avoiding heat health problems

With Summer Sun Comes Heightened Skin Cancer Risk

June 11, 2017 Doctor shares tips for prevention, recognition

Experimental Zika Vaccine Protects Mice Against Virus: Study

June 09, 2017 Just one dose provided 100 percent protection, researcher says

Dark Skin No Shield From Deadly Skin Cancer

June 02, 2017 Death rates from melanoma are higher for people of color, skin expert says

Scientists Spot Genetic Clues to Disfiguring ‘Fish Scale’ Disease

June 01, 2017 People with the disorder have dry scales on their skin

Getting Bedbugs Out of Nursing Homes, Apartment Buildings - for Good

May 31, 2017 Taking steps to keep pests away is key in multi-unit housing, insect specialist says

Promising Results for Drug to Fight Arthritis Linked to Psoriasis

May 26, 2017 Psoriatic arthritis causes painful joint swelling, but new medication Taltz might help

Haywire Immune Cells May Help Cause Baldness

May 25, 2017 Cells that fight inflammation also play role in hair growth, mice study finds