Beach travel

Tips for expats to lower the risk of skin cancer

Many people become expatriates in warm and sunny climates around the world. Almost everyone loves to enjoy the outdoors and with it sunny weather. In fact, sunshine is good for us and is often recommended as a great way to get your vitamin D, but there are risks of too much sun. Skin cancer growths with differing causes and varying degrees of malignancy. There are three common malignant skin cancers: basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and melanoma. Each of these are named after the type of skin cell from which it arises.

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