Stories tagged: sunscreen
Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 3:39 p.m.
Some dermatologists and consumers have preferred sunscreen without those ingredients anyway, using protection with physical blockers such as zinc and titanium oxide for sensitive skin or other reasons. There is …
Wed., May 2, 2018, 6:33 p.m.
Many sunscreen makers could soon be forced to change their formulas or be banned from selling the lotions in Hawaii.
Sat., July 8, 2017
New research suggests that the chemical avobenzone can break down when exposed to a combination of light and chlorinated water.
Tue., June 27, 2017
Ask the Doctors column for Tuesday, June 27, 2017.
UPDATED: Fri., May 5, 2017, 7:17 a.m.
Sunscreen taken off the list of things students can’t have at school without a note from a parent and a doctor.
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 8:50 p.m.
Washington state lawmakers are pushing forward with a proposal that allows students to use sunscreen at school without a note from a doctor and parent, a rule that six other …
Mon., April 10, 2017, 5:09 p.m.
OLYMPIA – The House has passed a bill that would no longer require a doctor’s note in order for Washington state students to use sunscreen at school. The Democratic-controlled chamber …
UPDATED: Mon., March 13, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Hundreds of bills, including changes to driver’s licenses and tougher distracted driving rules, remain alive in the Legislature but many more failed to meet a crucial deadline
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 6 a.m.
Whether they know it or not, students in Washington schools may have an illegal substance in their purses, backpacks or gym bags.
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 2:10 p.m.
KFC gave away 3,000 bottles of sunscreen that it said smelled like fried chicken to drum up buzz for its Extra Crispy chicken.
Wed., July 6, 2016, 6:50 p.m.
If you want to know which headphones will stay in your ears when you go for a run or which books you should bring to the beach, the customer reviews …
Mon., July 4, 2016, 7 p.m.
Something to consider as you head to the lake or pool this summer: That sunscreen in your bag may not protect your skin as much as you think.
Tue., May 31, 2016, 3:39 p.m.
At age 81, Gerald Ray has a mission – to let as many people as possible know about the dangers of skin cancer.
Tue., May 12, 2015
Sunshine is one of the most enjoyable things about this time of year in Spokane. We had a beautiful, sunny day for Bloomsday. I have been out in my garden …
Tue., July 22, 2014
Oh, long, sunny summer days. So bright and inviting and treasured by schoolchildren. Oh, warnings about the dangers of the long, sunny summer days and the importance of sunscreen and …
Tue., July 31, 2012, 11:43 a.m.
When it comes to playing it safe in the sun, you can’t beat a broad-brimmed hat and light-colored clothing,
Sun., July 15, 2012
Applying sunscreen in the outdoors can be a pain. As such, whenever possible I wear clothing that can do double duty by blocking the sun’s harmful rays. Wide-brim hats and …
Tue., May 22, 2012
How great does it feel to get a little sun on your skin? A good sunny day makes me want to put on some shorts and go out in the …
Mon., June 27, 2011
Do you know how long it’s been since the FDA took a hard look at the safety of sunscreens? Since the 1970s. That’s why I was elated when the agency …
Mon., June 6, 2011
What’s really getting under your skin this summer? If you are one of the millions buying sunscreens and bug sprays this season, you might be disgusted to find out what …
Tue., July 13, 2010
The word of the day should be rubbed on your arms, smeared on your legs, massaged into your scalp and shoulders. It should be dabbed across the bridge of your …