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“skin cancer”

Aug 26, 2014 05:10 AM ET
You can run, but you can't hide: We're all getting hit with ultraviolet rays each time we go outdoors -- whether in clouds or sunshine. Trace explains what these killer rays do to our skin.
Jul 30, 2014 12:17 PM ET // Amanda Onion
It's summer, it's beautiful outside -- keep covered! So warns the office of the U.S. Surgeon General. Continue reading →
Jul 3, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A sunburn or tan is the obvious result of skin exposure to sun, but how exactly does the sun cause less visible changes to our skin?
Jun 12, 2014 10:05 AM ET
New research delivers a frightening thought: Only 5 bad sunburns before the age of 20 could be enough to increase the chances of getting melanoma.
Nov 8, 2010 08:23 AM ET // Liz Day
Chronically resting a hot laptop in your lap could be behind a rare affliction that turns skin brown.
Jun 26, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Confusing labels can make a walk down the sunscreen aisle dizzying. We give you the lowdown.