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4 Sunny Activities for Summer Stress Relief

Everyone looks forward to summer outdoor fun, and you may even feel your energy pick up when you head outside, but it's not just a summer state of mind. It has been proven that the sun can improve you…

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Ask the Doc: Freckles & Sunspots

Freckles and sunspots appear in multitudes after a summer in the sun. Do they increase your risk for skin cancer? Get answers from Dr. Friedman.…

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Ask the Doc: Your Baby and Sun Exposure

Is it safe to take your baby to the park this summer? What about his or her sensitive skin? If you're worried, watch this video and find out what Dr. Friedman has to say.…

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Ask the Doc: Skin Protection Outdoors

You love the outdoors, but you're not so keen on melanoma. How can you have fun outside but protect yourself against skin cancer? Is sunblock enough? Get the answers from Dr. Friedman.…

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UV Therapy for Psoriasis

The sun's rays cause cancer, but in small amounts, they can relieve your psoriasis symptoms. Learn more about light therapy, its benefits and its dangers.…

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Ask the Doc: Natural Sunscreens

You may be wary of the sunblock sold in drugstores. Is there anything more natural you can use? Learn more.…

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Ask the Doc: Worrying About Sunblock Ingredients

There is a lot of talk out there about carcinogenic chemicals and substances. But are these ingredients present in sunblock? Get the truth.…

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Ask the Doc: Sunscreen for Sensitive Skin

Some folks have skin too sensitive for sunblock and other creams. But that doesn't mean they're destined to get sunburn every summer. Watch Dr. Friedman recommend sunblock options for people with sens…

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4 Tips for Safer Sunscreen

By Experience Life While recent research shows that a little sun exposure each day may benefit your health, most experts suggest that you protect yourself if you plan to spend long stretches in t…

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Ring of Fire Eclipse Seen in US, Asia

Millions of people in the US And Asia saw a Ring of Fire eclipse, with the moon passing between the sun and the earth, leaving only a ring of light visible. Photo Credit: NASA Goddard Photo and Video …

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