The Risks of Sun Overexposure

Sun, sunscreen, tan.

We humans have good reason to praise the sun, since life on Earth would be impossible without it. Unfortunately, there is such a thing as too much sun due to the harmful effects of over exposure to the sun’s ultraviolet radiation. In fact, ultraviolet radiation (UV) is officially categorized by the World Health Organization and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as a human carcinogen.

Risk of Skin Cancer

At some point in their life, one out of every five Americans will develop skin cancer. While genetic and immune system disorders are sometimes responsible, the major cause of skin cancer is overexposure to UV radiation from the sun. The most dangerous form of skin cancer is melanoma, which is responsible for three out of four deaths from skin cancer. People who had serious sunburns as children are especially susceptible to developing melanoma later in life.

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How Charmin Takes Care of My Family & Summer Guests

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The summer months are busy. Between 4th of July get-togethers, birthdays, graduation parties, and yummy barbecues, my home is home to many guests in the summer. And, of course, with guests comes extra use of my bathrooms. Face it: one of the worst feelings is to be stranded with no toilet paper. How would you feel if your guests faced the toilet-paper-outage crisis during one of your summer get-togethers?

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14 Out-of-the-Box Wedding Ideas

Planning your wedding? If you’re sick of seeing the same tips over and over, read on for 14 wedding ideas you haven’t heard of yet.

1. For a casual wedding, write your and your groom’s timeline on a chalkboard and display it for guests to see. Your guests can find out when you met, when you got engaged and other important days during your relationship.

2. Have your wedding photographer take a photo of you and your groom holding photos of your parents at their weddings. This can become a tradition that each generation carries on.

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5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Intel Tablet This Summer

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My Intel Tablet is one of my favorite handy gadgets to keep me organized and entertained all year ’round, but the summer months are the perfect time to make the most of Intel Tablets. So many fun things are happening that it can be easy to get lost in the excitement of it all. Read on for my list of 5 ways to make the most of Intel Tablets this summer.

1. Beach Reads

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Browse through Google Play’s seemingly endless collection of books (some are even FREE!) to find your perfect beach reads for the summer. Nothing beats laying around, toes in the sand, with a good book….or tablet…in your hands.

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