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How Do We Tan?

To understand how tanning works, you need to understand a little about the sun.

Light from the sun reaches earth in three forms: visible light, infrared, and ultraviolet light. 501 more words

Eye Facts

Your vision is priceless and it is important that you maintain your visual wellness by scheduling a yearly comprehensive eye exam with your optometrist or ophthalmologist. 88 more words

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Sun protective clothing (防晒衣)

Whether you are living in a temperate climate that consists of four seasons, or a tropical climate with sunny and rainy season, it is still important for you to protect yourselves from the harmful ultraviolet rays emitted from the sun. 219 more words

Elderly Care in Summer

The hot summer weather can be hard for everyone. But one of the extra potential problems the elderly have is that they often have a harder time identifying when they are thirsty. 183 more words

Geriatric Care

The fun we have in the sun shouldn’t be at the cost of our beauty. and yes black sisters our skin does need protection from the UV rays. 64 more words


Pilots And Airline Crews At Higher Risk For Melanoma

By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - We know that there has been an increase in the incidence of skin cancer and many have pointed to environmental changes as a key issue. 101 more words

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SUNday "SUNlutions": UV Exposure with Lupus; What you need to know!


  The SUN:  Sunshine on my shoulder does not make me happy!  LOL- Some of us with lupus are very sensitive to UV rays from the sun.  1,111 more words