Updated: Jul 10, 2020
Today is National "Don't Fry Day" for sun safety awareness. Unfortunately 1 in 5 children will grow up to get skin cancer. Use these helpful tips to protect your child's skin!
Avoid unprotected exposure to sun light, seek shade, and never indoor tan.
Wear sun protective clothing, including a wide brimmed hat and sunglasses year round.
Apply recommended amounts of Broad Spectrum sunscreen with an SPF of at least 30, reapply every two
hours or as needed.
Routinely check your whole body for skin changes; report concerns your healthcare provider.
Educate your family and the community about Don’t Fry Day and the need to protect ourselves from the harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays.