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Keep using sunscreen while FDA updates recommendations on safety of sunscreen ingredients

Media coverage of a recent study has left many people concerned about the safety of sunscreen. But while further testing appears to be warranted, we know for certain that sunscreen protects against skin cancer. Let’s take a closer look at the JAMA study, evolving FDA recommendations on sunscreen ingredients, and how you and your family… Read More »

A 'bran' new way to preserve healthy food with natural ingredients

A natural antioxidant found in grain bran could preserve food longer and replace synthetic antioxidants currently used by the food industry, according to researchers at Penn State. “Currently, there’s a big push within the food industry to replace synthetic ingredients with natural alternatives, and this is being driven by consumers,” said Andrew S. Elder, doctoral… Read More »