National Sunscreen Protection Day

Open the pools, summer is on its way!

While you are busy breaking out your shorts and t-shirts remember to also pick up some extra sunscreen.


Today, May 27th, is National Sunscreen Protection Day. Just a friendly reminder to keep yourself protected from harmful UV rays from the sun.

National (1)Overexposure to the sun can cause a number of health problems, including skin cancer and sunspots.

Tip 2When you are at the grocery store next remember to pick up a SPF 15 or higher and slather it on for all outdoor activities, even when it is cloudy.

Tip 3According to, “One blistering sunburn in childhood or adolescence more than doubles a person’s chances of developing melanoma later in life.”

Check out some more sunscreen facts.

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