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5 Things Not To Forget In Your Summer Beach Bag

A day at the beach should include a bag full of essentials to keep you comfortable and protected in the sun. Here are five must-haves not to forget when planning a day at the beach.

07/15/2015

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VIDEO: Summer Skin Protection

Dr. Susan Huang, BIDMC Dermatology, cautions her patients that no amount of tan is a healthy tan. She shares tips to keep your skin healthy in the summer sun.

07/10/2015

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Boston Providing Free Sunscreen At City Parks

The city is installing 30 free sunscreen dispensers in five public parks this summer.

06/26/2015

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Best Products For Protecting Kids Against Summer Sun

Keep away sunburn and have some fun in the sun this Summer with these kid-friendly products.

06/01/2015

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Despite Cancer Risks, Majority Of People Not Using Sunscreen

Though one in five people will develop skin cancer, many people are still not wearing sunscreen.

05/20/2015

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The Risks Of Sun Exposure And How To Protect Your Skin This Summer

Now that sun exposure is considered a cancer risk on the same level with tobacco and asbestos, it’s time to get serious about protecting yourself.

06/03/2013

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Banana Boat Aerosol Sunscreen Recalled After Stow Man Catches Fire

The makers of Banana Boat sunscreen announced on Friday that they are voluntarily recalling several sunscreen products over the risk that they could catch fire after being applied to a person’s skin.

10/19/2012

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Spray Sunblock Put To The Test After Stow Man Is Badly Burned

Firefighters tested the flammability of spray sunscreens after a Stow man was badly burned.

07/16/2012

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FDA Investigating Stow Man’s Claim He Caught Fire After Applying Sunscreen

The FDA is investigating a WBZ-TV report that a Stow man was badlu burned after applying spray-on sunscreen.

06/06/2012

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Sunscreen Maker Promises Investigation After Stow Man Catches Fire

Sunscreen maker Banana Boat is vowing an investigation into an incident where a Stow man says he was nearly killed after applying their product.

06/02/2012

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