Sun Safety

10 Everyday Ways to Lower Your Risk of Cancer

Prithwish De, PhD | Posted 11.09.2014 | Canada Living
Prithwish De, PhD

There are many factors we can't control that affect our cancer risk, like growing older, our genetic profile and having a family history of the disease. But the good news is that there is a lot we can control. It's as simple as making healthy choices every day and having policies in place that protect our health. Here are the top 10 ways to lower your risk of cancer.

10 Places You Should NEVER Forget To Apply Sunscreen

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 07.16.2013 | Canada Living

Hot, humid weather is here and while most people's skin is sensitive to sun damage, the most common spots for sunburns are the places we forget to app...

Seven Tips for Aging Gracefully

Yummy Mummy Club | Posted 01.06.2013 | Canada Living
Yummy Mummy Club

So, I'm facing down my 40th birthday. It's two weeks away and, surprisingly, my mid-life crisis is holding off. For now. I am not enjoying the lines appearing around my eyes or the various sagging and loosening bits and pieces that will remain nameless. Clearly, I have to get OK with aging. Here are my top tips for aging well.

QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About The Sun?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.11.2012 | Canada Living

Sunscreen in the morning and reapplication every two hours: sounds simple right? A recent survey by sunscreen makers Banana Boat, revealed that onl...

Stay in the Sun Without Getting Burned

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 08.01.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

When you think about sun safety, remember our mantra: slip (on a shirt), slop (on some sunscreen) and slap (on a hat). Our "23 Ways to Stay Safe in the Sun" will do some of the work for you. Here's just a taste.