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Vance Elementary

Child loves playing outside, family worried she'll get too dark from the sun

Child loves playing outside, family worried she’ll get too dark from the sun

ASHEVILLE, NC – Manisha Kapoor, 9, loves playing outside but her family is concerned that she’ll get too dark from playing in the sun. Every time she comes inside after playing, her mother or father reminds her that she’ll get too dark. “I love playing outside,” said Ms. Kapoor, a 4th grader at Vance Elementary. “I play soccer with my friends and climb trees and go exploring. But whenever I go back home, someone has to mention how I’m going get ‘too dark’. It’s weird because my other friends are usually trying to get tans.” “Manisha is young and doesn’t … Continue reading