Stay safe in the sun
Skin cancer is one of the most common cancers in the UK. Experts say one severe sunburn in a child's first 15 years can double the risk of skin cancer.
Wales' top doctor is warning sun-seekers to stay safe as the warm weather looks set to continue. Welsh A&E departments have seen an increase in patients suffering from heat exhaustion, sun burn – and minor injuries relating to alcohol intoxication.
Useful External Links
- Staying cool in a heatwave (AgeUK)
- Public Health Wales issues hot weather advice (Public Health Wales)
- Heat Waves (Public Health Wales)
- Sun Safety (Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board)
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