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3 Ways Innovation Is Improving Natural Sun Care
Between addressing questions from moms heading to the pool with their kids, offering up recommendations to colleagues setting out for summer vacation, or proselytizing unassuming friends pulling out their bottles of Banana Boat on a sunny-day hike, I find myself addressing the benefits of mineral sunscreen perhaps more than any other personal care category.

Surging Food Supply Linked to Global Obesity Epidemic
The global obesity epidemic is linked to an oversupply of food available for human consumption, a new study suggests.
Health Tip: Pack Food and Water for Camping
There's often no getting around packing food and water for a camping trip. But make sure you pack the right stuff properly to help prevent food-borne illness.
Extracurricular Sports May Give Kids' Academics a Boost
Extracurricular sports may help children develop the discipline they need to succeed in the classroom, a new study suggests.
Naps May Boost Worker Productivity
Taking a nap while on the job might help workers be more productive, new research suggests.
Indoor Tanning Rates Decline As Cancer Warnings Mount
Heeding warnings about increased cancer risks, a growing number of American adults are saying no to indoor tanning, a new government analysis suggests.
Parents Should Set Good Example to Keep Kids Slim, Pediatrics Group Says
As rates of childhood obesity continue to climb in the United States, parents should embrace healthy eating habits and behaviors to help kids maintain a normal weight, a new report says.
Following Water Safety Rules Saves Lives, Red Cross Says
Once the temperatures rise, people of all ages cool off in pools, lakes or the ocean. But no matter how old you are, taking certain water safety precautions is essential, according to the American Red Cross.
Losing Weight May Ease Asthma in Obese People
Losing weight may help reduce asthma severity in obese adults, a new Canadian study finds.
Health Tip: Eat Veggies at Breakfast
Make the first meal of the day healthier by adding veggies to your breakfast fare.
Could Brain Scans Help Guide Treatment for OCD?
Psychotherapy can help some people avoid the disruptive behaviors linked to obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), and a new study suggests that brain scans can help spot those patients for whom the therapy will be most effective.
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