09 Jul '11, 10pm

New Sunscreen Regulations from the FDA | Care2 Healthy & Green Living: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) re...

New Sunscreen Regulations from the FDA | Care2 Healthy & Green Living: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) re...

By Dr. Sarah Khan, resident pharmacist for DietsInReview.com The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced its proposal for new regulations affecting the way information on sunscreens is presented to consumers, citing that current standards for sunscreen package labeling haven’t been updated since 1978 and may be misleading or confusing. “FDA has evaluated the data and developed testing and labeling requirements for sunscreen products, so that manufacturers can modernize their product information and consumers can be well-informed on which products offer the greatest benefit,” said Janet Woodcock, MD, director of the FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. “These changes to sunscreen labels are an important part of helping consumers have the information they need so they can choose the right sun protection for themselves and their families.” First, it’s ...

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Green Summer Activites | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

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care2.com 12 Jul '11, 3pm

I’ve been busy with several different projects this summer and feel like I haven’t gotten out and about much, but my frien...

Tour Offers Women A New Way: They said it couldn’t be done… and I wanted to see if I could. That’s what she told...

Tour Offers Women A New Way: They said it could...

care2.com 09 Jul '11, 6pm

They said it couldn’t be done… and I wanted to see if I could. That’s what she told me. Marvelously sassy, don’t you think...

Gray is the new green

golfcourseindustry.com 11 Jul '11, 8pm

More than 10 years ago, when we completed the system at Red Run, reverse osmosis (RO) systems, though available, were in t...

Destination: Healthy Travel | Care2 Healthy & Green Living: More than 50 million Americans planned to book a cru...

Destination: Healthy Travel | Care2 Healthy & G...

care2.com 11 Jul '11, 1am

Whenever you’re in a small, crowded place, you’re at increased risk of contracting germs, says Mark Gendreau, MD, an air-t...

8 posts in the past 7 days: After all, I experi...

feelgoodstyle.com 10 Jul '11, 4pm

Now, a bit about the Clarisonic. It has been winning Best of Beauty awards since it launched in 2009. This year, InStyle m...

Would You Like a Shorter Workweek? | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

Would You Like a Shorter Workweek? | Care2 Heal...

care2.com 12 Jul '11, 2am

A shorter work-week spreading work hours between more people has *always* been the traditional demand of the grassroots' l...

Tips for Camping in National Parks | Care2 Healthy & Green Living: What you need to know when you're planning a

Tips for Camping in National Parks | Care2 Heal...

care2.com 10 Jul '11, 11pm

The U.S. National Park System is second to none and heading outdoors is the best way to learn for yourself and teach your ...

How To Be Alone | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

How To Be Alone | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

care2.com 08 Jul '11, 11pm

I’m about to get real folks. Really real. I like to be alone. I’m not simply saying, “I like my alone time.” Nothing puny ...

FDA Approves Alternative to Animal Testing for Botox | Care2 Causes

FDA Approves Alternative to Animal Testing for ...

care2.com 05 Jul '11, 8am

The healthcare company Allergan has received approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its in-vitro, cell-b...

The Recipes For Relief | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

The Recipes For Relief | Care2 Healthy & Green ...

care2.com 09 Jul '11, 1am

By the Editors of Men’s Health MINOR WOUND REMEDY: HONEY Honey deprives bacteria of the water it needs to multiply. Thwart...

Dog and Elephant are Best Friends (Video)

Dog and Elephant are Best Friends (Video)

care2.com 10 Jul '11, 1am

Just saw this story on TV in Australia the other night ... Such a feel good story, it really warmed my heart. Theres a lot...

5 Health Tips for Older Dogs | Care2 Healthy & Green Living: Q: It's time for my dog's annual exam and my vet is...

5 Health Tips for Older Dogs | Care2 Healthy & ...

care2.com 11 Jul '11, 12am

Q: It’s time for my dog’s annual exam and my vet is suggesting all these extra tests. My dog may be 9, but she’s just as s...

15 Green Living Stories {News Wrap-Up}: [Crafti...

planetsave.com 11 Jul '11, 1pm

First off, I encourage you to watch the great short film above on our disconnect from nature. Beautiful. Haunting. For mor...

Why You Should Have a Clarisonic: After all, I ...

feelgoodstyle.com 10 Jul '11, 6am

Now, a bit about the Clarisonic. It has been winning Best of Beauty awards since it launched in 2009. This year, InStyle m...

Why Save Seed? (Video) | Care2 Healthy & Green ...

care2.com 07 Jul '11, 1pm

For thousands of years, farmers have saved and shared seeds to preserve flavorful, unique, and resilient varieties of frui...