How to avoid burns and bites during the summertime

Most would agree that summer is the best time of year to be in Wisconsin. Boating, camping, swimming and festivals are definitely a ritual this time of year. Unfortunately, all good comes with some bad and summer is no different. If not prevented adequately, sunburns and bug bites can quickly turn into a roadblock to your summer plans. Luckily, there are safe and easy ways to ensure these issues become nothing more than a minor speed bump during this season. Following these simple preventive measures may even …Click here to continue reading

New sunscreen labeling regulations designed to help consumers

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the world.  Melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, is the most common cancer among people ages 25-29 and the second most common cancer among people ages 15-29.  The majority of skin cancers are caused by exposure to UV radiation.  Most people are exposed to UV radiation through sunlight or tanning beds.

You can protect yourself from this radiation in several ways …Continue reading this post