Summer is on its way and already the sun is starting to throw down more heat upon us.

While I love summer and all that accompanies it — think barbecues, beaches, swimming, eating outdoors — there's one thing that's not so much fun but absolutely necessary — sunscreen.

Growing up I don't recall a single bottle of sunscreen in the house. We spent hours in the sun in our togs swimming in the sea or laying on the beach, not a hat in sight.


Today some of us are paying for that. It's not really surprising that skin cancer