Tag: UV

Misapplication of sunscreen leaves people vulnerable to skin cancer

When applying sunscreen people miss on average 10 per cent of their face, the most common site for skin cancer, according to University of Liverpool research presented at the British Association of Dermatologists’ Annual Conference in Liverpool this week. More than 90 per cent of basal cell carcinomas, the most common cancer in the UK, occur on…

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The Sunscreen Challenge

On Saturday the University of Liverpool held one of its “Meet the Scientists” event at the World Museum. At these events, various groups from the uni run stands about their area of research and try to educate and inspire the next group of scientists. Around 1000 parents and children attend and this weekend had  stands about;…

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