Australia Cancer Skin
In the sun
Australia is a country that loves the outdoor lifestyle. The beaches are part of the Australian myth. But did you know that Australians have one of the highest rates of skin cancer in the world? Melanoma is a disease that ravages many Australians each year. So you shouldn't be complacent. You can get sunburn even on a chilly day in Melbourne.
Do not be mistaken into thinking that temperatures ranging from 18 to 27 degrees are not enough to get you sunburn, even on a cool day. Percentage wise, most people get sunburn while engaging in outdoor recreational activities. Numbers wise, most people get sunburn while engaging in family recreational activities.