UK skin cancer statistics ‘shocking’

as sun-worshippers ignore the dangers of exposure, according to The Independent.

An overwhelming majority of Britons worry about skin cancer, but millions continue to put themselves at risk by allowing themselves to be burned by the sun, according to health campaigners.

The number of people suffering sunburn despite being aware of the dangers is “shocking”. Although more than eight out of 10 people are worried about skin cancer, 72 per cent have been burnt in the past year.


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