Because May is Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month, we are going to continue talking about what you need to know when it comes to preventing skin cancer. If you remember, last week, we discussed sunscreen, sunburns, and how UV light or UV radiation causes sunburns. This week’s topic is how to decipher the UV Index. Continue reading What’s a UV Index?!
Last week, we discussed why Nevadan’s need to take extra precaution when it comes to preventing skin cancer and what you can do to reduce your risk of skin damage and sunburns. This week, we are continuing with Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month by talking about sunscreen — it’s not just for summer! Continue reading Sunscreen isn’t just for Summer
Continuing with Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month, it is important to discuss what you can do to reduce your risk of developing skin cancer. Continue reading Skin Cancer Prevention
Did you know that May is Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month? And to kick off the first day of May — Hooray! Hooray! — is National Melanoma Monday. So, what is National Melanoma Monday? Continue reading Melanoma Monday
It’s been a while since we have updated our blog and it’s about time that we remedy this! Today’s topic: What has NPHF been up to? In short, A LOT! The Nevada Public Health Foundation has been promoting public health initiatives across the state of Nevada. Continue reading It’s Been a While!
Have you been curious about if there has been any shift in the top 10 causes of death in the US? In the past decade, we have seen little to no change in our top causes of death, a stark contrast to the drastic changes we saw during the twentieth century.
Are you looking for information on HPV? The links below are Toolkits that have information about HPV, how it is spread and how it can be prevented. Continue reading HPV Toolkits
Have you ever wondered how “superbugs” are created? Or what we can do about them? Continue reading Arms Race Between Germs and Medicine | Science in the News
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