The Times of Malta 2014.06.12 17:49
High factor sun cream cannot be relied on to protect against the deadliest
form of skin cancer, new research has suggested.
The study by Cancer Research UK found that while high factor sun cream can
reduce DNA damage caused by the sun and slow the onset of malignant
melanoma, it does not offer complete protection.
It proves public health campaigns are right to promote a combination of sun
protection methods such as hats and shade alongside sun cream, scientists
SHADE, SKIN, CANCER, SUNSCREEN, HAT, SUN, Marais, United Kingdom, ML