Burn Prevention & Care 

 

This educational program was developed to educate our community on a variety of health topics pertaining to burn prevention and care.

Skin Cancer Prevention Tips

Skin Cancer Prevention Tips

One in five Americans will develop skin cancer at some point in their lives, making it the most common type of cancer in the nation. However, skin cancer is also one of the most preventable types of cancer, according to Dr. Mark Lebwhol, professor of dermatology at...

Why We Sunburn?

Why We Sunburn?

Summer is all about beach, fun and sunburn. Over 50% of young American adults had at least one sunburn in the past year, according to the report of CDC. We know sunburn is the immune system’s response to excess sun exposure, but what biological process causes the pain...

Home Remedies for Soothing a Sunburn

Home Remedies for Soothing a Sunburn

Nothing can quite ruin a great day of lying out by the pool or the beach than coming inside only to realize it’s too late, you’re as red as a lobster and everything hurts. At this point sunscreen can’t help you but these home remedies might ease the pain.   Cool...