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May 22nd, 2015

I was awoken, awoke…awoked, awakesd… woken up at the unmentionable hour of 7 am. The girls were all texting each other their plans for breakfast. I forget that they are still on mainland time, so 7 am feels like 10 am to them. 678 more words

One Year In Hawaii

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT SUNSCREEN Pt 1: Protect yourself from UVA and UVB rays

UV rays from the sun cause somewhere around 90% of the visible signs of aging. For this reason, I am a little bit fanatical about sunscreen (as you should be to) and in preparation of summer (starts officially June 21st!) I am organizing and sharing all the information I have read, made note of, and compiled about sunscreen over the past couple of months. 1,632 more words


Melanoma Foundation of New England

Despite the warnings, many of us turn to tanning beds and outdoor tanning for that bronzed look, especially this time of year. The Melanoma Foundation of New England (MFNE) is promoting awareness about skin damage and cancer due to tanning.

Great Advice And Ideas About Eye Care That Anyone Can Grasp

You must have healthy eyes to really enjoy the beauty of life around you. Many people take their eyes for granted, only to lose their vision somewhere down the road. 296 more words

The Skinny on Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Written By: Jason McBride

People, let’s be easy on our skin!

Tawny Willoughby, a 27 year old registered nurse, recently brought world-wide attention to this topic.  499 more words

Expert Advice About Eye Care That Can Really Help You!

There are few things as important as taking care of your vision when your health is a focus. Problems occur when people neglect to follow good eye care, which in turn leaves them with issues related to their eyes. 287 more words

Are You Safe from the Sun?

By Nancy Soto

The sun may look and feel good, but it isn’t always safe to be out in the sun. The sun’s rays contain Ultraviolet (UV) light that can harm your DNA, even when you’re not in the sun. 570 more words