Sun Protection Tips For Teens From Our Friends at The Melanoma Foundation of New England

February 20, 2015

We are so happy to share these wonderful facts and tips for teens. We would like to thank The Melanoma Foundation of New England for contributing to our blog. Protecting your children against harmful UV rays is a critical step towards teaching them healthy lifestyle behaviors. But what about when kids grow up and become teens? Talking with your teen about UV-safe behavior and protecting their skin is extremely important, but it can be difficult to get the message through as they become adults. Melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer, is a disease that affects a younger population and we know that getting 5 sunburns or more before the age of 18 increases your melanoma risk by 80...

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