| 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 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...
| 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...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 4:42 AM
New labeling rules for sunscreens should make it easier for U.S. consumers to choose products that will protect them from sunburn, skin cancer and premature aging.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration ruled on Tuesday that sunscreens making those claims...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Q. I have lived in Southern California all my life and always been a sun worshiper. Should I be concerned about skin cancer?
We all should be concerned about skin cancer. Nearly one in five Americans is expected to develop some type of skin cancer in...
| Jul 21, 2011
We wait all winter long for the summer to arrive - and when it does, we're ready to show it all off. But along with the warm weather comes skin damaging culprits. Here with tips to help you combat summer skin problems is Dermatologist Dr. Bruce Katz....
| 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,...
| 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 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 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...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Name: Zo Skin Health Oclipse Sunscreen + Primer Broad-Spectrum SPF 30
What it is: A tinted sunscreen and makeup primer with some anti-aging properties. Oclipse contains natural melanin, zinc oxide (10.2 percent) and titanium dioxide (3.7 percent) to...