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Four Myths About UV Light Exposure 

Skin cancer – the most diagnosed cancer in the United States – is most often caused by overexposure to ultraviolet (UV) rays. According to the World Health Organization, overexposure to UV radiation was responsible for 1.2 million new cases of non-melanoma skin cancers and 325,000 cases of melanoma in 2020. Melanoma is a life-threatening malignant skin cancer.  Sources of UV radiation include… 

Sun Safety 101: Sunscreen and Exposure Tips

With long daylight hours and easy access to lakes, rivers and beaches, summer is a great time to be outside in Michigan. But it’s also the time when people’s skin and eyes are most vulnerable to the sun’s rays, which can make prolonged sun exposure dangerous. However, with a few safety precautions and a little planning, people can safely enjoy…