Being Sunsmart

New Zealand has the highest rate of melanoma skin cancer in the world. But the good news is it’s easy to reduce your chances of developing skin cancer – you only have to be SunSmart – Slip, Slop, Slap and Wrap!

Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the most common cancer affecting New Zealanders. Primarily these cancers are caused by too much exposure to UV radiation from the sun.

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Ultraviolet radiation awareness at the 2015 AIMS Games

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