TITLE

Sunscreen protection

AUTHOR(S)
Wright, Andrea; Brink, Susan
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/31/94, Vol. 116 Issue 4, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a report in the `Journal of the National Cancer Institute' which says that prolonged exposure to ultraviolet rays may speed up development of melanomas, which are often fatal, despite the use of sunscreens. Findings of researchers at the University of Texas's M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston; Previous studies which showed that using sunscreen faithfully could reduce skin cancers; Cautionary tips from experts.
ACCESSION #
9401277558

 

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