Navigation Links
Entertainment Industries Council’s Center for Skin Cancer Prevention Encourages Skin-Safe Practices During Sun Safety Week
Date:6/5/2013

Reston, VA (PRWEB) June 05, 2013

The mercury is beginning to rise across the nation, signaling the long-awaited start of summer. Pools, amusement parks, golf courses and beaches will soon become havens for sun exposure, increasing pubic risk of potential life-long dangers including skin cancer. The Center for Skin Cancer Prevention of the Entertainment Industries Council’s Entertainment & Media Communication Institute is sponsoring National Sun Safety Week through this Saturday, June 8th. The week is designed to encourage people to take control of their health by protecting skin and eyes.

“The Center for Skin Cancer Prevention, formerly known as the Sun Safety Alliance, provides detailed sun safety resources, activities and information for all ages, demographics, and outdoor enthusiasts. While sun safety should be practiced 12 months a year, we spotlight the summer months when outdoor sports and the desire to tan elevate the dangers of skin cancer for young people. Our goal is to inform every person, through the power of mass media, of the dangers of excessive sun exposure,” said Brian Dyak, President and CEO, Entertainment Industries Council, Inc. (EIC).

This week represents eight years since Congress first recognized the importance of sun safety and the need for school-based sun safety education programs. In a resolution by the 109th Congress, all Americans were encouraged to protect themselves and their children from the dangers of excessive sun exposure and to support the goals and ideas of National Sun Safety Week.

Suggestions for being Sun Safe:

  • Just one blistering sunburn can double a child’s risk of developing skin cancer later in life, so make sure to protect your children’s skin and teach them healthy habits
    '/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Entertainment and Media Launch National Campaign to Encourage Accurate Storytelling on Mental Health
2. Triple Crown Industries and Richie Morris Racing Join Forces with MotoSport.com
3. Artist Brushstrokes Celebrates 8th Year Online Serving the Arts, Crafts and Cosmetic Industries Globally
4. Members of University Services Sleep Diagnostic & Treatment Centers Wake Up Industries and Communities to the Importance of Sleep for Sleep Awareness Week
5. Vapor Steam Cleaner Launched By Daimer Industries For Hair Salon Maintenance
6. Vapor Steam Cleaner Released By Daimer Industries To Ice Cream Stores Worldwide
7. AHA Data Now Available on Bloomberg Industries’ Hospital Dashboard
8. Hot Water Pressure Washer from Daimer Industries Debuted to Soda Beverage Facilities
9. Commercial Pressure Washer Debuted By Daimer Industries For Wheelchair Cleaning
10. Daimer Industries Offers Vapor Steam Cleaner For Cleaning Food Markets
11. UCLA Brain Injury Research Center gets NCAA funding for research on sports concussions
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/2/2015)... With the success that Veatch Dental Consulting has had over ... and Alex Shields to the team. With Neida and Alex ... combined experience working with dentists to ensure their success. , ... years. She was certified as dental assistant from Texas ... and showing the importance of oral hygiene to patients, Neida ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... 2015 Pioneer Millworks, the largest reclaimed ... in their reclaimed wood products at the 27th annual ... Center in NYC this May. Their newest offerings, Vat ... anticipated texture and color to North America's platform for ... texture and color in the design world and we're ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... (PRWEB) May 01, 2015 The ... leading nonprofit authority on the use of health IT ... a key contributing resource to the United States Government ... of electronically readable cards in Medicare. The report, “ ... Providers ” was released to the public on Apr. ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... May 01, 2015 Hope For The ... of Hope For The Warriors® and military families. All ... support Hope For The Warriors®, a national nonprofit dedicated ... unit, and restoring hope for our service members and ... All American Ford collected and matched small autograph fee ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... The Quail Creek Relay for Life Team raised over ... Quail Creek Relay team has raised almost $860,000. Quail ... including their biggest event, January’s Dinner and Auction; an annual ... Creek Relay for Life team was established to honor a ... states, “I was hooked when I learned how the money ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Veatch Dental Consulting Services Welcomes New Team Members 2Health News:Intensely Textured Reclaimed Wood to be Unveiled at ICFF in NYC by Pioneer Millworks 2Health News:Intensely Textured Reclaimed Wood to be Unveiled at ICFF in NYC by Pioneer Millworks 3Health News:WEDI Contributes to Newly Released U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) Study on Potential Use of Electronically Readable Medicare Cards 2Health News:WEDI Contributes to Newly Released U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) Study on Potential Use of Electronically Readable Medicare Cards 3Health News:All American Ford Presents Donation to Nonprofit Hope For The Warriors 2Health News:Quail Creek Country Club’s Relay for Life Team Raised Over $89,000 for American Cancer Society 2
... hate crimes on the rise against those with unconventional sexual ... and about one in eight lesbians and bisexuals in the ... property crime because of their sexual orientation, according to a ... to date of the prevalence of anti-gay victimization in the ...
... is scarce in some parts of Wales. Some people believe that ... school Eton than finding good childcare. , ,People depending ... to find a child minder within 20 miles of their homes. ... parents are turning to the grandparents for minding the child. This ...
... Assam government Tuesday sounded an alert following a malaria ... and affected about 10,000 people. ,"Doctors and ... medical teams, including mobile units, fanning out to vulnerable ... Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma told journalists. ,Eight ...
... woman's freedom. But in a patriarchal society with lopsided values, ... ducks seem to show a way out. ,Females ... male ducks, scientists have found. ,A ... University of Sheffield in Britain stumbled upon the astounding biological ...
... Negative emotions such as the fear of losing money affects ... on brain scans. ,While scans showed more ... which are involved in processing emotions, in young adults there ... ,Gregory Larkin and colleagues at Stanford University in California compared ...
... of developing dementia, according to research . ... and older in the Cardiovascular Health Study. Of those, ... were never smokers. A total of 495 people reported ... about 28 years of exposure. Then the researchers evaluated ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Hate Crimes Against Gays and Lesbians Rising in US 2Health News:Inadequate Childcare Hits Wales 2Health News:Malaria Claims 25 Lives in Assam 2Health News:Female Ducks Develop Complicated Genitals to Outwit Aggressive Males 2Health News:Risk of Dementia Increased With Secondhand Smoke 2
(Date:5/1/2015)... -- CANTEL MEDICAL CORP. (NYSE: CMN ) announced today ... be presenting at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 ... Las Vegas, NV. The formal presentation is ... PM ET. In addition, management will be available for separate ... webcast will be available via the investor relations page of ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... Mass. , May 1, 2015  Portal Instruments, ... drug delivery systems, announced today that Robert Langer, ... , Ph.D., University of Auckland Distinguished Professor have joined ... thrilled to welcome two esteemed biotechnology leaders, Professor ... to our team," said Dr. Patrick Anquetil , ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... , May 1, 2015  Thoratec Corporation (NASDAQ: THOR ... save, support and restore failing hearts, announced today that ... role of President, International. This new ... operations outside of North America , including ... and Latin America , and reports directly ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Portal Instruments Adds Two Esteemed Biotechnology Leaders to its Scientific Advisory Board 2Portal Instruments Adds Two Esteemed Biotechnology Leaders to its Scientific Advisory Board 3Portal Instruments Adds Two Esteemed Biotechnology Leaders to its Scientific Advisory Board 4Thoratec Announces Addition To Senior Management Team 2Thoratec Announces Addition To Senior Management Team 3
... Insmed Incorporated (Nasdaq CM: INSM), a biopharmaceutical company, will ... at 8:30 AM ET, to discuss its financial results ... issue its quarterly financial results press release before the ... participate in the live conference call, please dial 800-510-9691 ...
... Hospira, Inc. (NYSE: HSP ), a leading ... results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. ... adjusted* diluted earnings per share were $0.93. (Adjusted* measures ... press release and the attached schedules.) "Hospira ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Insmed to Host 2011 First Quarter Earnings Conference Call 2Hospira Reports First-Quarter 2011 Results 2Hospira Reports First-Quarter 2011 Results 3Hospira Reports First-Quarter 2011 Results 4Hospira Reports First-Quarter 2011 Results 5Hospira Reports First-Quarter 2011 Results 6Hospira Reports First-Quarter 2011 Results 7Hospira Reports First-Quarter 2011 Results 8Hospira Reports First-Quarter 2011 Results 9Hospira Reports First-Quarter 2011 Results 10Hospira Reports First-Quarter 2011 Results 11Hospira Reports First-Quarter 2011 Results 12Hospira Reports First-Quarter 2011 Results 13
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
Medicine Products: