Posted on 26th August 2020 at 07:30
With a bank holiday this coming weekend – and many people making the most of the last few days of their summer holidays – it seems like a good time to take another look at one of the most pervasive summertime health myths. It’s repeated countless times every summer and goes like this:
Sitting in the sun is dangerous; if you don’t use sunscreen your skin will burn and you’ll get skin cancer.
Now if you stop and think about it for a minute, this message doesn’t make any sense at all.