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An athlete's guide to sun care

Originally Published: May 13, 2011
By Blane Bachelor

Now that the weather's balmy, it's time to get outside and play! But before you hit the field or pound those trails, consider this: Athletes are more likely to develop suspicious moles and skin abnormalities than their couch-potato counterparts, according to a 2006 study in the Archives of Dermatology. That's because active women simply log more time outside -- and that makes using the proper protection all the more important.

May is National Skin Care Month, and to honor that we're ...

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