Sunscreen

A woman spreads sunscreen on the back of a friend. (credit: MARTIN BERNETTI/AFP/Getty Images)

Summertime & Common Misconceptions About Sunscreen

Prolonged exposure to sun’s ultraviolet rays can cause skin cancer, but it can be prevented by simply wearing sunscreen.

CBS 11–10 hours ago

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5 Things Not To Forget In Your Beach Bag

A day at the beach should include a bag full of essentials to keep you comfortable and protected in the sun. Here are five must-haves when planning a day at the beach.

07/15/2015

Kids have planned water breaks at YMCA Camp Carter.
(Joel Thomas - CBS11)

YMCA Camp Has Plan To Keep Campers Safe From Heat

There is a fixed schedule for filling water containers and getting the water to the campers.

07/13/2015

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Products For Protecting Kids From The Sun

Sun protection starts with good habits, and good habits are helped by having the right kind of products to protect your kids, even if they’re just headed outside for a little while.

06/01/2015

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The Risks Of Sun Exposure And How To Protect Your Skin This Summer

Now that sun exposure is considered a cancer risk on the same level with tobacco and asbestos, it’s time to get serious about protecting yourself.

06/03/2013

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Staying Safe In The Summer Sun

Summer is the time for fun in the sun. But you’ll enjoy it a whole lot more if you protect your skin with these helpful tips.

05/14/2012

A mother puts sunscreen onto the back of her daughter at the beach. (credit: DAVID HECKER/AFP/Getty Images)

Protect Your Skin Before Heading Outdoors

Texans will be enjoying the Memorial Day weekend at cook-outs, pool parties and trips to the lake. But before going out, don’t forget to protect your skin.

05/27/2011