Protect your skin—it could save your life.
Delaware’s melanoma rate is the fourth-highest in the nation. It increased nearly 64 percent between 2005 and 2009.
Exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation—which comes from the sun and from tanning beds—causes 65 to 90 percent of melanomas. Protect your body. It could save your life.
You probably carry a bottle of sunscreen with SPF 15 or above in your beach bag. You even faithfully reapply it after swimming. But do you remember to use sunscreen if you’re out for a run on a cloudy day or sitting near your office window? Chances are, the answer is no.Read Full Post