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Men Are More Likely To Die From Skin Cancer

Skin cancer accounts for more than 50% of all cancers combined with 90% of it caused by the sun . Although men and women are equally prone to skin cancer, white men are more likely than women to die of skin cancer. And the reason for this statistical inequality is absurd. Many men find the topic of...
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Clean Your Phone Using a UV Light Sanitizer

On average we touch our phones 2,617 times a day. That's a lot of types, swipes and taps! All this touching of phones in bathrooms, gyms, offices, and the house and it is rarely we clean our phones beyond rubbing it on our pants thigh. The problem for many is how to clean them. Being such an...
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Couple Of Ways To Boost Up The Scare Of Your Halloween Costume

Halloween is a week from Wednesday and if you're looking to boost up the scare of your costume we've got a few pointers for you! Apply makeup that only appears under ultraviolet LEDs. You can paint your skin with glowing scars, creepy eye makeup, and veiny hands...that only appear under ultraviolet...
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Poor Eye Care Blamed For Increase Of Infections That May Cause Blindness

Your eyes are a window into your soul, so the saying goes. But for something so important as sight, we spend little time taking care of our eyes, especially those who wear contact lenses. Researchers warned there had been a threefold increase in the number of cases of a rare eye infection , caused...
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This Lime Disease Can Cause A Nasty Skin Rash

More than 200,000 cases of Lyme disease are reported annually by those bitten by infected ticks, with symptoms that range from fatigue to flu-like. But there’s a lesser-known “lime disease” that doesn't come from ticks and can easily can ruin your day. This lime disease involves the lime fruit and...
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Fake Cancer Causes Being Believed At A High Rate

Smoking, being overweight and overexposure to UV radiation are the biggest preventable causes of cancer. But false information and fake news is causing much confusion as to how those cancers are detected and can be prevented. A recent survey of adults found an alarming number of people getting...
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Nail Salons May Be Putting You At Risk Of Developing Cancer

Sad news for your mani/pedi appointments. The UV light used to set your nail gel or shellac polish may be a gateway to skin cancer. Although UV setting machines are in nearly every nail salon, the machines have no standardization of the strength of the UV rays they produce. Medical professionals...
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Can A Manicure Be A Cause Of Skin Cancer?

We lather ourselves in sunblock, wear hates, sit in the shade and avoid being outside in peak sunlight hours, thinking we've got the upper hand in blocking skin cancer. However your hands may be the source of skin cancer risks if you find yourself getting a manicure. Gel manicures are very popular...
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Replace Sun Glasses Every Two Years

Living in Florida, we have to protect ourselves from the sun's rays. We use sunblock for our arms, legs, neck and hands. Hats for our heads and sunglasses for our eyes. However if you have somehow been able to hang on to the same pair of sunglasses for more than two years, it may be time to say...
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