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Posted on: July 13, 2021

July is UV Safety Awareness Month

Summer has arrived in Maine and we’re enjoying more time outdoors with family and friends. But too much time spent in the sun without taking the proper precautions can be harmful to health.

The sun emits radiation known as Ultraviolet A (UV-A) and Ultraviolet B (UV-B) rays, both of which can be harmful to health. Unprotected sun exposure can cause premature skin aging, damage to your eyes, skin cancer, and suppress the immune system.

July is UV Safety Awareness Month. Protect your skin and eyes from the damaging effects of the sun with these five tips.

Safety Tips from Healthy Acadia
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