Podcast: Skin Cancer, Sunburns and Sunscreen — Just the Facts

By Cameron English — May 16, 2024
Which is more dangerous, sunscreen or the sun itself? Should we just wear sun-protective clothing instead? As summer approaches, let's examine the latest research and separate sun facts from myths before heading to the beach.
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Join Cameron English and Dr. Chuck Dinerstein on Episode 74 of the Science Dispatch podcast as they discuss the myths and facts surrounding sun protection

As we bask in the anticipation of spring, a familiar cautionary whisper resurfaces – the age-old advice about the perils of too much sun exposure. Should we fear the sun? From its benefits and risks to the complexities of sunscreens and UV-protective clothing, an informed and balanced approach to sun exposure is our best bet.

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