Overview: This talk will cover: the facts and statistics about skin cancer, who is at risk and how to protect yourself.
Sun safety code
1 - Take car not to burn, this can take as little as 10 minutes.
2 - Cover up with loose clothing. Keep your clothing on so that you do not expose unprotected areas.
3 - Seek shade during the hottest part of the day and take your breaks in the shade.
4 - Apply high factor sunscreen generously and frequently to any parts of the body exposed to the sun; SPF 15 or above.
5 - If you are concerned about moles changing shape or colour and itching, weeping or bleeding, see your GP immediately.
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