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Baby Your Baby With Sunscreen June 16, 2016

For starters, apply it at least 15 minutes before heading out, pediatrician advises

Don't Get Caught Without Your Sunscreen June 12, 2016

Doctor says many people don't know how much to use

Sun Protection Comes in Many Forms May 29, 2016

Thorough and frequent application of sunblock is crucial, expert says

6 Sun Safety Tips for 'Don't Fry Day' May 27, 2016

National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention reminds you to avoid unprotected sun exposure

How Your Car Side Window May Be Harming Your Skin, Eyes May 12, 2016

Many don't offer enough protection from the sun's damaging UV rays, study finds

New 'Second Skin' Temporarily Smoothes Wrinkles May 09, 2016

This invisible layer could restore youthful appearance for up to 24 hours

Some Smart Yet Easy Ways to Shield Yourself From Skin Cancer April 28, 2016

Dermatologist offers advice on how to prevent, detect any abnormalities

Sunscreen Delays Melanoma in Mice, Researchers Say April 18, 2016

Study results suggest scientists can use mice to find better ways to prevent deadly skin cancer in humans

Gene May Raise Melanoma Risk, Even Without Sun Exposure April 06, 2016

Variant of gene linked to skin pigmentation tied to higher chance of deadly skin cancer in study

Tanning May Limit Skin's Ability to Produce Vitamin D: Study April 04, 2016

Even those with significant sun exposure can have low levels of this essential vitamin, research shows

Study Pushes 'More Is More' Approach to Shielding Kids From the Sun February 16, 2016

Protective swim shirt, text reminders some ways to help reduce children's skin cancer risk

Teens Who Tan Indoors May Be More Likely to Smoke, Drink, Use Drugs: Study January 20, 2016

But researchers add that finding doesn't prove cause-and-effect link

B Vitamin May Help Ward Off Some Skin Cancers October 21, 2015

Study found high-risk patients who took nicotinamide daily developed fewer non-melanoma lesions

Tanning Bed Use, Skin Cancer Rates High Among Gay Men: Study October 07, 2015

Experts note future prevention efforts need to target this group

Check Yourself for Signs of Skin Cancer, Doctors Advise September 22, 2015

One in five Americans will develop the disease in their lifetime, experts say

Many Parents Aren't Shielding Babies From Sun's Harmful Rays: Study August 20, 2015

12 percent told researchers their children had tanned in their first six months of life

Serving in Middle East May Raise Skin Cancer Risk in U.S. Vets August 14, 2015

Study cites limited use of sun protection, lack of awareness

New Skin Cancer Drug Approved by FDA July 24, 2015

Odomzo is a pill for locally advanced basal cell carcinoma

New Dumb-But-Deadly Trend: Sunburn 'Art' July 16, 2015

Experts warn against the dangers of the increasingly popular practice

Drug Offers Hope Against Disease Where Sunlight Causes Pain July 02, 2015

Implanted pellet allows people with rare genetic condition to venture into daylight

Can Orange Juice, Grapefruit Raise Your Melanoma Risk? June 29, 2015

Study authors think compounds in citrus may sensitize skin to sunlight, but further study needed

Health Tip: Sunburn May Cause Permanent Damage June 29, 2015

Premature skin aging and skin cancer are possible

Graphic Warnings May Work Best to Keep Women From Tanning Beds June 11, 2015

In study, labels with pictures of skin cancer's grim toll worked better than printed cautions alone

Health Tip: Protect Against Skin Cancer June 09, 2015

Use sunscreen daily, no matter the weather

Melanoma Rates Way Up Among Young People in U.S. June 02, 2015

Women account for two-thirds of cases, likely due to unsafe tanning, researchers say

Many Animals Armed With Built-In Sun Block: Study May 14, 2015

Clues sought for better solar-protection products for people

Tan Skin Is Damaged Skin April 13, 2015

Dermatologist stresses there is no safe amount of sunning time

Athletes Need to Guard Against Skin Woes March 24, 2015

From blisters to burns, what to watch out for

Skin Cancer Rates Rise for Hispanic, Asian Women March 20, 2015

Shifting preferences for tanning, along with belief that darker skin is protected, may explain trend

Sun's Damage Lingers Long After Dark February 19, 2015

UV rays cause DNA-related harm to skin cells, study finds

Health Tip: Using Sunscreen January 29, 2015

For some, it's more of a necessity

Scientists Spot Gene Linked to Tanning 'Addiction' January 16, 2015

Understanding biology behind dependence important because of rising skin cancer rates, expert says

Indoor Tanning Tied to Burns, Fainting, Eye Injuries: Study December 15, 2014

Women, whites account for majority of emergency room patients

Skin Cancer Costs Soar Compared to Other Malignancies: CDC November 10, 2014

Findings underscore importance of prevention efforts

Many U.S. Colleges Have Indoor Tanning Salons On, Near Campus: Study October 29, 2014

Universities should ban them because of skin cancer risk, researchers say

As Culture Changed, So Did Melanoma Risk, Study Finds October 07, 2014

New fashions led to more revealing clothing -- and tans

Some U.S. Troops May Face Greater Skin Cancer Risk September 19, 2014

Soldiers might not have regular access to sunscreen, research reveals

Pilots, Cabin Crews Face Higher Risk of Skin Cancer, Study Says September 03, 2014

But, it's not clear whether flying is to blame

Fewer U.S. Teens Using Sunscreen, Study Finds August 21, 2014

Warnings about sun exposure and skin cancer aren't getting through, experts say

Shield Yourself From the Sun August 02, 2014

Expert offers tips on avoiding, treating sunburn

Health Tip: Act Fast After Sunburn July 09, 2014

Get to a shady spot at the first signs of burn

Indoor Tanning Leads to Early Skin Cancer, Study Says June 23, 2014

Researchers say radiation from artificial sources is much stronger than midday sun

Mouse Study Supports Notion of 'Tanning Addiction' June 19, 2014

'Feel-good' hormones respond to daily UV light exposure, researchers find

It's Better to Prevent a Sunburn Than to Treat One, Dermatologist Says June 07, 2014

Sunscreen, shade and covering up can help protect against skin damage in the short- and long-term

Prom Isn't a Good Reason to Hit the Tanning Salon May 30, 2014

Indoor tanning increases the risk of skin cancer, experts say

5 or More Bad Sunburns While Young Tied to Higher Melanoma Risk May 30, 2014

Odds for deadly skin cancer rise 80 percent, nurses' study finds

Indoor Tanning Ups Melanoma Risk, Even Without Burning: Study May 28, 2014

Expert warns against trying for a pre-summer glow

Tips for Staying Safe in the Sun May 26, 2014

Cover up or slather on the sunscreen to protect skin from the sun, even on cloudy says, advise experts

Health Tip: Which SPF Do I Need? May 13, 2014

Here's how to figure it out

Teens' Indoor Tanning May Be Linked to Unhealthy Dieting April 11, 2014

Poor body image behind both behaviors, expert says

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