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Skin Cancer

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  • Heard of Driver's Arm? What About Driver's Face?

     
    Many of us slather on the sunscreen before heading outdoors, but are you applying it before you get in the car for your morning and evening commute? If you're not, you should be, especially if you spend hours a week......
  • Shopping L.A.: Burning Torch, Clare Vivier boutiques open

     
    Handbag designer Clare Vivier and L.A. clothing label Burning Torch both open boutiques. Plus other store openings, sales and shopping related events....
  • Good coffee news: Drink helps prevent skin cancer, heart failure

     
    Java lovers drink up! Two separate studies released today have found that those who drink coffee have a lower risk of developing the most common kind of skin cancer – basal cell carcinoma – and also have a lower risk of heart failure. The...
  • Two Orange schools to get playground sunshades years late

     
    It has taken severalyears and the collective wisdom of several legal minds, but playground sunshades won by two Orange County elementary schools are finally set to be installed this summer. More than two years ago, Sophie Lamarche, then a fifth-grader at...
  • It’s so: Joe offers health perks

     
    It may seem to you as though coffee is one of those good news/bad news products — that one month you’ll read a squib suggesting it causes some ghastly malady, and the next month you’ll read a gee-whiz article like......
  • FDA delays implementing sunscreen rules

     
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Friday that it will delay the implementation of new sunscreen rules that had been scheduled to take effect in June....
  • New guide ranks safe, effective sunscreens for 2012

     
    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......
  • Mayor supports cancer fundraiser; gets locks shaved by 11-year-old survivor

     
    An 11-year-old Gurnee cancer survivor will shave the head of Libertyville Mayor Terry Weppler Saturday to kick off the annual St. Baldrick’s fundraiser. Jeffrey Maki …...
  • Sunscreens that multitask as much as we do

     
    Every year, there seem to more SPF lotions and sprays, more SPF face powders and lip balms....
  • Healthy Monday Tip #22 — Stock up for summer sun

     
    The Healthy Monday Campaign has designated Monday as the day to start and sustain healthy habits. Why Mondays? It’s the January of the week, the perfect time for a fresh start. By setting a day (Monday) every week for people to think about and focus...
  • TCA Press Tour: Laura Linney will make you laugh -- and cry -- in 'The Big C'

     
    Showtime is hoping to shed a comedic light on an unfunny matter: cancer. In “The Big C,” set to air in the fall, Laura Linney stars as Cathy, an uptight Minneapolis schoolteacher who is diagnosed with terminal cancer and decides,......
  • John Benjamin Hickey finds liberation on 'The Big C'

     
    It didn’t take much to convince John Benjamin Hickey that he needed to join Showtime’s “The Big C.” He just needed to jump through a few hoops, despite being good friends with the show’s star, Laura Linney, for more than......