The Friday before Memorial Day is designated “Don’t Fry Day” by the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention.
May is National Skin Cancer Awareness Month and, with more than 300 days of sunshine annually, Arizonans are exposed to more UV rays than most Americans.
As the weather heats up with a blazing sun, it can be challenging, even frustrating, trying to decipher sunscreen labels. That’s why the FDA is reviewing its regulations.
Vitamin D increases bone strength, lowers blood pressure and reduces the risk of heart attacks, diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis. Even in the sunniest places, Vitamin D is one of the most lacking nutrients in humans worldwide.