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Protect Your Skin from the Sun

Ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun is the main cause of skin cancer.
By protecting your skin from the sun today, you can prevent skin cancer later in life.
Try to stay in the shade during the middle of the day. This is when the sun's rays are the strongest.
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Start Today: Small Steps
  • Don’t forget your sunglasses!
  • Plan your activities so that you are out of the sun during the hottest part of the day.
  • Take this quiz to better understand your risk for skin cancer.

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