• Boys’ Second- and Third-Degree Sunburns Show Dangers of No Sun Protection

    (NEW YORK) — Pictures of two Oklahoma boys with second- and third-degree burns have started to make national headlines after they spent hours at a water park without sun protection, according to their mother. Shaunna…

  • Video explains what actually causes sunburn

    WASHINGTON — Most people take precautions to limit sun exposure and potential skin cancer, but are you familiar with what actually causes sunburn? SciShow recently posted a new video explaining the process, and breaking down…

  • Are spray sunscreens good for children?

    WASHINGTON — They are easy and quick, but spray on sunscreens may not be the best way to protect little kids. These aerosols can be very effective in preventing sunburn. But there are concerns that…

  • Tips to treat that summer sunburn

    Sunburn: The holiday weekend souvenir that nobody wants. A D.C. dermatologist has tips to care for and soothe those sore arms and shoulders.

  • What are the best ways to treat sunburn?

    Despite all the warnings to use sunscreen, burns
    still happen. The key to healing is to keep
    damaged skin cool and moist.