| Sep 19, 2012
| 11:03 PM
The officer I generally see wearing a cowboy hat is a dog handler and appears to be a good guy. I told him once that I liked his hat.
My Sam Ellis cowboy hat isn’t quite as nice. If you do have a problem with an officer, it is your right to get...
| May 11, 2012
| 10:52 AM
Sun worshippers, be warned! On Friday, May 11, the Food and Drug Administration announced it is delaying comprehensive new sunscreen standards for six more months. U.S. Senator Jack Reed (D-RI) criticized the FDA for failing to protect consumers....
| May 14, 2012
| 8:26 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Rep. Brian Bilbray, R-Solana Beach, whose daughter is battling melanoma, is the co-author of a bill to provide a public source of funding for skin cancer research.
Bilbray co-authored the Melanoma Research Act of 2012 with Rep. Carolyn...
| May 15, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Could an app really save your life?
According to the maker of Skin Scan - an app designed to help detect skin cancer - it can.
Skin Scan offers a digital diagnosis of moles on the body – using the same markers doctors look for – asymmetry,...
| May 16, 2012
| 7:28 PM
She is called the tanning Mom, but I call her hero, an accidental hero, but a hero nonetheless.
Patricia Krentcil has over-tanned to the point that she has turned thousands off rom tanning. They are having anti-tanning proms in many High Schools, every...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 4:00 PM
A Dallastown teen who was born with a rare condition is looking to his community for help. Bailey May’s family is holding a benefit Saturday, September 29th beginning at 12 noon at Tailgaters in York Township. May was born with Congenital...
| May 17, 2012
| 2:16 AM
Women's Health Week: Women and Prevention
Dr. Bryan Herchelroath, a cardiologist from Pinnacle Health talks about heart disease, including risk factors, warning signs, and treatment. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in American women. http://...
| Jul 13, 2012
Melanoma rates among young women are eight-times higher than they were 40 years ago, that's according to a study published by researchers at the Mayo Clinic. So even if you havent found the right sunscreen or hate the smell or consistency - there's...
| Jul 18, 2012
A bill that tightens supervision of cosmetic medical treatments like Botox injections and laser skin procedures was signed into law by Governor Brown.
There are already rules in place that require so-called Medi Spas have a medical doctor oversee...
| May 18, 2012
Rusty Young may be in for the fight of his life--after spending a lifetime in the sun.
About a year and a half ago he noticed something odd on his neck.
His wife Lisa urged him to see a doctor--but he didn’t.
"Well,” Rusty recalled “I...
| Jul 25, 2012
For a long time when I would see a male baby boomer in a wide-brimmed hat of leather, suede, or floppy canvas, I would think middle-age crisis.
Now I think skin cancer.
Misspent youths baking beneath the midday sun slathered in baby oil like so many...
| May 20, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Two new government studies show young people are still putting themselves at risk for skin cancer by getting sunburned and going to indoor tanning beds.
One study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that half of those aged 18 to...