Getting protection from bug-borne illnesses

Applying insect repellent with at least 20% DEET to skin and clothing and checking the CDC website for updates are among the best ways to avoid infection with Zika virus, Lyme disease, and other bug-borne illnesses.  (Locked) More »

Why suntanning is still a bad idea

A suntan is a marker of skin damage. It is essential to protect all skin from ultraviolet radiation with clothing or sunscreen when outdoors. Self-tanning products are safe alternatives to suntanning. (Locked) More »