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  1. Young woman's deathbed fight against tanning

    Posted Sep 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Billy Adams

    ... would regard as to die for. Yet, her desire for a killer tan brought about a tragic and premature death. Just weeks after celebrating her 26th birthday, Hong Kong-born Clare was laid to rest ... it came directly from the sun or in more concentrated doses at tanning salons. Her public bravery stopped Australia in its tracks and forced politicians to pledge new laws to license ...


    Posted Sep 27th 2005, 12:00am by Suzanne Harrison

    ... the skin to give a natural, all-over tan. Chan says the research is preliminary, but that the effects wouldn't 'last too long. It would depend on the dose. After injection, it would start ...

  3. WOW Factor

    Posted Jul 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... By Candace Kwan Natural protection Sunscreen is essential all year round, but most especially during the summer. BareMinerals' New Daily Defence SPF 30 PA++ (HK$260/30g) provides protection from the sun's UVA and UVB rays, facilitates cell turno ...

  4. DANGEROUS days

    Posted Mar 29th 2011, 12:00am by Suzanne Harrison

    ... Suzanne Harrison Ask any skincare expert how best to slow the ravages of time on our complexion and most will answer that daily application of sunscreen is the first and most important line of defence against ultraviolet rays- UVA and UVB. This is not onl ...

  5. Train wrecks

    Posted Aug 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Olympic athletes are usually the picture of health and well-being. But as a recent research paper published in the journal Sports Medicine notes, extensive training and environmental conditions can result in significan ...

  6. Too much sun results in RNA damage to your skin cells

    Posted Jul 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com We are reminded time and time again of how much sunburn hurts. But what exactly happens during this reddish and painful experience? Researchers at the University of California's San Diego School of Medicine have f ...

  7. Burned out

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and the increasing popularity of tanning. To promote awareness of sun protection, the Hong Kong Cancer Fund recently launched the SunSmart education campaign in collaboration with the Cancer Council Australia. The initiative includes a series of games and information packages aimed at clearing up public misconceptions about tanning and sunscreen. 'We absolutely advise against exposing ...

  8. Only 20pc of young understand UV perils, despite campaign

    Posted Oct 14th 2009, 12:00am by Kobi Chan

    ... Kobi Chan A decade after the Observatory started monitoring skin-damaging ultra-violet radiation and publishing a daily index, fewer than a fifth of children fully understand the harm the rays can cause. Yet more than two-thirds check the index regularly ...

  9. Hot weather warning as summer kicks in

    Posted Jul 10th 2009, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Cheung Chi-fai and Danny Mok The mercury is forecast to hit 33 degrees Celsius today, after the Observatory recorded the second-highest temperature so far this year, 32.7 degrees, at its headquarters in Tsim Sha Tsui yesterday. The year's first very ...

  10. Avoid sun damage with help of new UVA index

    Posted Mar 24th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai People worried about the ravages of the sun on their faces will have more help from the city's weather scientists this summer. The Observatory, which has been issuing only a general ultra-violet (UV) index, will now offer a separate al ...




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