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Sun Awareness Week – 5th – 9th May 2021

May 3 - May 9

 

Sun Awareness is the British Association of Dermatologists’ annual campaign to raise awareness of skin cancer. The campaign runs from April to September annually and includes Sun Awareness Week in May.

The campaign is two-pronged and combines prevention and detection advice. The first aim is to encourage people to regularly self-examine for skin cancer. The second is to teach people about the dangers of sunburn and excessive tanning, and to discourage people from using sunbeds, in light of the associated risks of skin cancer.

In addition to public education about the dangers of sunbed use, the BAD has also been involved in campaigning for legislation to regulate the sunbed industry and is continuing to push towards further and improved regulation.

To find out more and for resources visit: https://www.bad.org.uk/for-the-public/sun-awareness-campagin

#SunaAwareness

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Start:
May 3
End:
May 9
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The British Association of Dermatologists (BAD)
Phone:
0207 383 0266
Email:
admin@bad.org.uk
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