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Going out in the midday sun may be good for you


December 17th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 17 (ANI): Health experts have suggested that going out in the midday sun without sunscreen is good for you.Contrary to previous warnings over the dangers of spending time in the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sunshine causes wrinkles ‘even through a window’


September 7th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 7 (ANI): Previous research has shown that basking in direct sunlight and shunning the sunscreen leads to wrinkles, but for those who thought their skin was safe while driving or ... Read more...

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Excess oxygen could slow formation of wrinkles


June 30th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): An overdose of oxygen could help reduce wrinkle formation by lessening tissue damage due to UVB rays, according to a Japanese study.In the study, mice that were placed ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New research confirms tanning beds increase skin cancer risk


June 7th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 7 (ANI): Experts have once again called for tanning beds to be banned after a startling new research confirmed they dramatically increase the risk of skin cancer.The study is the ... Read more...

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Busting myths about tanning and sun protection


May 25th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): If you thought tanning is safe - think again, for a new survey has revealed that nothing could be further away from the truth.The online survey "Suntelligence: How ... Read more...

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Vitamin B3 better than sunscreen in preventing skin cancer


November 19th, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 19 (ANI): Vitamin B3, which is found in meats, nuts, grains and cereals, can be more effective than sunscreen in providing protection against skin cancer, a new study has ... Read more...

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Female jumping spiders get turned on by sexy ultraviolet rays


May 2nd, 2008 - 2:01 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 2 (ANI): They might be invisible to the human eye, but for the female Chinese jumping spider, ultraviolet B (UVB) rays come handy when it comes to mating, says ... Read more...

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Spiders court females with ultraviolet rays


May 2nd, 2008 - 9:41 am ICT by admin
DPA Singapore, May 2 (DPA) Ultraviolet rays have been found to be essential for a spider courting females, a published report said Friday. National University of Singapore (NUS) Associate Professor Li Daiqin ... Read more...

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Visiting the solarium for a tan even once raises melanoma risk by 98pct


January 14th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne , Jan 14 (ANI): Visiting the solarium may be an easy way to get a tan, but it certainly isnt a good idea as a new study has revealed that if ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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