Tag Archives: ultraviolet radiation

Safely basking in the sun: Some plants apply sunscreen only when they need it

Many of us are routinely advised by our dermatologists to put on our sunscreen before we go outside and to even add more sunscreen in the middle of the day when the sun’s UV rays are most

The surgeon general should say that indoor tanning causes skin cancer

It is a widely accepted fact that smoking causes lung cancer. This dates back to 1964, when the Surgeon General’s report clearly acknowledged this link. Fifty years later, the Acting Surgeon General, Dr. Lushniak, was asked to