Skin cancer is almost completely preventable, yet it is the most common of all cancers in Canada and rates are increasing.
Exposure to Ultraviolet (UV) rays can lead to:
- Skin cancer, melanoma or squamous cell carcinoma or basal cell carcinoma
- Increasing skin damage with more exposure
- Early aging of skin
- Eye damage such as cataracts
- Reduced immunity
Enjoy the outdoors safely by protecting your skin and eyes from the sun. Follow the Ontario Sun Safety Working Group's recommendations on: