Archive for July 2014

Don’t Get Burned: Ways to Avoid Sunburn

We all get excited when spring and summer sunshine hits—it feels great to be out in the warm sun after the DC area’s sometimes harsh fall and winter weather. But too much sun exposure is not only unhealthy—it’s dangerous. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, every sunburn you get—even just one—elevates your risk of developing melanoma, which is the deadliest form of skin cancer.