FDA Sheds Light on Sunscreens
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How Sunscreen Works
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Sunscreen: Stronger Rules, Better Protection
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outlining the groundbreaking steps the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is taking to protect consumers from a dangerous hazard of summer: sunburn and its damage to the skin. The new measures clarify the effectiveness of sunscreen products and help ensure their proper labeling and manufacture.
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