| May 27, 2012
Despite the constant admonishment to use, then reapply, sunscreen every two hours, the entire product category can be confusing. Here's our cheat sheet:
Ultraviolet, or UV, light is the sun's radiation. There are three types of UV light, only two of...
| May 25, 2012
| 2:17 PM
Tanned skin used to be a sign of someone who lives an active, healthy outdoor lifestyle.
But that was before we knew better.
Doctors have told us that tanning is actually damaging your skin. And the American Cancer Society reports that skin cancer is...
| May 17, 2012
| 6:25 PM
For more than a week the nation has been following the story of 24-year-old Aimee Copeland, the psychology student from Georgia who is battling a rare flesh eating bacteria that's already forced doctors to amputate one leg and parts of her abdomen.
| May 15, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The best sun protection is a broad-brimmed hat and clothing, but it's the rare Angeleno who wants to wear long sleeves and pants in the heat of summer. Most of us use sunscreen, but what are the safest and most......
| Apr 30, 2012
| 11:23 PM
It’s said over and over again: “There is no cure for cancer.” While that is true for the most part, when it comes to melanoma, if caught and treated in its earliest stages, it is often curable.
Today starts Melanoma Awareness Month,...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 7:18 AM
Crab Orchard kindergarten registration starts Monday
CRAB ORCHARD — Crab Orchard Elementary School will have kindergarten registration from Monday through May 4.
Stop by the school to pick up the packet of information about enrolling a child...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Efforts are underway to help a pet owner who lost everything in a New Year's Day house fire pay mounting medical bills for his eight-month …...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 1:12 PM
Testing of discolored water seeping from the ground in the area of Washington County’s Old City/County Landfill into Conococheague Creek revealed an arsenic level almost double that of the Environmental Protection Agency’s standard for...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 2:01 PM
Katherine Manion wishes she could take back her teenage years, she says, "I can see the aging now, I have age spots all over my body that I never had before." kari Feinstein, a medical technician with Enlighten in Dallas says that after the suntan fades...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 3:54 PM
Tanning salons in Burbank and Glendale are bracing for the impact of a law that bans minors from using ultraviolet tanning beds.
Previously, teens 14 to 18 could tan in a salon with signed permission from a parent. The new law, signed by Gov. Jerry Brown...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 10:26 AM
Correct and protect with the Power of Two from Revision Skincare. A powerful anti-aging and brightening duo, Revision’s Vitamin C Lotion 30% paired with their Retinol Facial Repair provide optimal skin brightening results. The Retinol Facial...