June 23, 2016
Babies younger than 6 months shouldn't wear sunscreen. Learn how to protect little ones from UV rays with this guide to sunscreen for babies.
Categorized as: Family Health, Pediatrics, Skin Care
Tagged with: featured article, featured post, Melanoma, mobile featured, skin cancer, sun protection, sunscreen, UVA, UVB
Article - 4 Minute Read
December 5, 2014
Learn more about the basics of skin care through this Q&A session with UPMC's Dr. Timothy Patton.
Medically Reviewed by Dermatology
Categorized as: Skin Care
Tagged with: angioma, bacterial folliculitis, cellulite, cold sore, dark circles, dermatitis, dermatologist, dermatology, dilated blood vessels, environmental allergies, poison ivy, skin care, telangiectasias, Timothy Patton DO, treatment of cellulite, UVA, wrinkle prevention, wrinkles
Article - 5 Minute Read
July 30, 2014
Learn about ultraviolet radiation, part of the sun's light spectrum that reaches the earth. Learn the difference between UVA, UVB, & UVC.
Medically Reviewed by UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Safety
Tagged with: abnormal moles, Melanoma, premature aging, skin cancer, SPF, sun damage, sun spots, sunscreen, ultraviolet radiation, UV rays, UVA, UVB, UVC
Article - 3 Minute Read
July 23, 2014
Ultraviolet (UV) radiation is invisible rays that are part of the energy that comes from the sun. Learn how to prevent exposure of all 3 types of UV rays.
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Skin Care
Tagged with: eye damage, Melanoma, premature aging, sunscreen, ultraviolet radiation, UPMC CancerCenter, UV exposure, UVA, UVB, UVC