Posts Tagged ‘Boris D. Lushniak’

Study: Car Windows Alone Protect Little from UV Rays

May 18th, 2016

May is skin cancer awareness month and recently, one medical journal released a major report on how many people are exposed to UV-A rays daily. The study, released by JAMA Ophthamology, found that car windows on their own don’t protect from UV rays adequately—especially the side windows. Furthermore, the report’s findings included increased rates of […]

Surgeon General Issues Skin Cancer Warning, Tint Shops Respond

Aug 6th, 2014

For the first time ever, the United States Surgeon General has publicly warned against UV radiation in his “Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer.” “We’ve seen increases [in melanoma cases] — almost tripling over the last 30 years … we need to do something about it,” said dermatologist and acting surgeon general Boris D. […]