Information Listing

when to use sunscreenSimply stated,  sunscreen should be used as a tool to PREVENT sunburn, whenever sunburn is a possibility. It should NOT be used on a daily bais in climates and seasons when sunburn is not possible. The reason: An SPF 15 blocks 99% of natural vitamin D production....More
Sunscreen 2
Should You Use a Sunscreen to Guard Against SUNBURN?Absolutely! But NOT any kind of commercial sunscreen. As much as I prefer you steer clear of sunscreens because they interfere with natural vitamin D production, there is one critical exception; the exception is when it is impossible to limit full body...More
Sunscreens - An Inconvenient Truth
A N  I N C O N V E N I E N T  T R U T HWe're told to use sunscreens to protect us from skin cancer, but it appears they may not work.IAN WISHART of INVESTIGATE MAGAZINE has the storyThe suntan debate has taken another dramatic twist,...More
Sunscreens Exposed
SUNSCREENS EXPOSED: 9 SURPRISING TRUTHS1. There's no consensus on whether sunscreens prevent skin cancer.The Food and Drug Administration's 2007 draft sunscreen safety regulations say: "FDA is not aware of data demonstrating that sunscreen use alone helps prevent skin cancer" (FDA 2007). The International Agency for Research on Cancer agrees. IARC...More
Sunscreens May Be Accelerating Cancer
Study: Many Sunscreens May Be Accelerating CancerAndrew Schneider Senior Public Health CorrespondentWASHINGTON (May 24) -- Almost half of the 500 most popular sunscreen products may actually increase the speed at which malignant cells develop and spread skin cancer because they contain vitamin A or its derivatives, according to an evaluation...More