Sun Safety and Outdoor Tips

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How to Pick a Good Sunscreen | Shopping for a new sunscreen? Choose one with safer ingredients and broad-spectrum protection.

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EWG's 2015 Approved Guide to Sunscreens --- EWG Scores of 1 or 2 are deemed safe & this shows an alphabetized list of all sunscreens who received a score of 1 or 2.  --- Do not use anything with a score of 3 or higher.

EWG’s annual analysis of sunscreens comprises safety and effectiveness ratings for more than 600 SPF-labeled moisturizers. Find the best rated moisturizers with SPF here.

2016 Guide to Safer Sunscreens | Our updated sunscreens guide is finally here! Before heading out in the sun check out which sunscreen is right for you and your family.

Which are the best and worst sunscreens? Here's EWG's 2016 Sunscreen Guide. Almost three-fourths of the products EWG examined offer inferior sun protection or contain worrisome ingredients like oxybenzone, a hormone disruptor, or retinyl palmitate.

EWG's Guide to Bug Repellents in the Age of Zika | It’s not just the athletes in Rio who should be concerned.

Though the current Zika outbreak has been concentrated in Latin America and the Caribbean, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging pregnant women and their partners to take strong precautions against mosquito bites.

EWG's Guide to Bug Repellents in the Age of Zika | Spending the weekend outside? Our bug repellent guide is a must read.

Though the current Zika outbreak has been concentrated in Latin America and the Caribbean, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging pregnant women and their partners to take strong precautions against mosquito bites.

Beat Bug Bites with These Simple Steps | We're loving the warm weather, but not the bug bites that come with it! Healthy Child Healthy World has some great tips to help you and your family avoid bug bites this summer.

Healthy Child Healthy World is a California nonprofit organization. Our mission is to empower parents to take action to protect kids from toxic chemicals.

EWG's Guide to Safer Sunscreens | Need help finding sunscreen products that are better for your health? Our Guide to Safer Sunscreens can help!

Stay safe in the sun this summer with EWG's Guide to Safer Sunscreens. It's filled with tips on how to read sunscreen labels, how to shop smarter, and other invaluable information.

EWG's 10th Annual Guide to Safer Sunscreens | Happy first day of summer! Check out our list of top scoring sunscreens to find safer options for your beach bag.

EWG’s annual analysis of sunscreens comprises safety and effectiveness ratings for more than sunscreens. Find the best rated beach and sport sunscreens here.

5 Tips for Better Sunscreen Use | When skin gets wet or sweaty, sunscreens may not work as well as you expect.

A lawsuit claims Banana Boat Kids sunscreen contains too little protection. But understanding sun protection can help prevent a burn.

5 Sunscreen Tips for Water and Active Play | Planning to spend your holiday weekend at the beach or pool? Read these tips first!

A lawsuit claims Banana Boat Kids sunscreen contains too little protection. But understanding sun protection can help prevent a burn.

7 Common Mistakes When Applying Sunscreen | Make sure you're getting the most out of your sunscreen by avoiding these common mistakes.

The good news: you’re putting sunscreen on yourself and your kids. The bad news: you might be doing it all wrong. Here are the seven most common mistakes people make when putting on sunscreen – and what you should do instead.

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