| 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 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 15, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The best sun protection is a broad-brimmed hat and clothing, but it's the rare Angeleno who wants to wear long sleeves and pants in the heat of summer. Most of us use sunscreen, but what are the safest and most......
| 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,...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Efforts are underway to help a pet owner who lost everything in a New Year's Day house fire pay mounting medical bills for his eight-month …...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 7, 2011
| 10:26 AM
Correct and protect with the Power of Two from Revision Skincare. A powerful anti-aging and brightening duo, Revision’s Vitamin C Lotion 30% paired with their Retinol Facial Repair provide optimal skin brightening results. The Retinol Facial...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 10:37 AM
The caffeine in your morning cup of coffee could help protect you from skin cancer.
A study in mice found caffeine may help keep badly damaged skin cells from becoming cancerous.
Scientists say this may lead to new ways of preventing skin cancer. ...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 3:51 PM
Could wine be the new sunscreen? Spanish researchers from The University of Barcelona and the Spanish Research Council suggest so.
According to a new study, flavonoids found in grapes stop chemical reactions that kill skin cells and cause skin damage. ...