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Sun and heat protection for babies and kids

Babies and children can easily get sunburnt and heatstroke, even when cool or overcast. Read on to learn how to protect your child.

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Sun Protection & Sunscreens

Sun protection is aimed at reducing excessive exposure to sunlight.

Read more on Australasian College of Dermatologists website

Sun protection | ARPANSA

Advice on reducing health effects associated with ultraviolet radiation (UVR) exposure from the sun Australia has one of the highest rates of skin cancer in the world, with two out of three Australians developing some form of skin cancer during their lifetime

Read more on ARPANSA – Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency website

Sun protection at home

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10 myths about sun protection | Cancer Council

Here are 10 myths about sun protection debunked by the Cancer Council. Find out which are false and which are true here

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Sun protection tips at child care I Starting Blocks

Learn about what to look for in the sun protection policy at your child’s child care service.

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Labelling sun protective clothing | ARPANSA

Clothing is a great way to reduce your sun exposure but how do you know the clothing you're buying will keep you safe in the sun? You look for the ultraviolet protection factor (UPF) rating!   In Australia it’s usual for sun protective clothing to be sold with a UPF rating that shows how well a garment can protect a person from the sun

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Sun safety | Cancer Council

How do you prevent skin cancer? Get information on how much sun you need and how to protect yourself, including sunscreen, vitamin D and skin types

Read more on Cancer Council Australia website

Children and sun safety | NT.GOV.AU

Keep your children safe from the sun.

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Vitamin D - Better Health Channel

A balanced approach to sunlight exposure will help you get enough vitamin D while protecting against skin cancer.

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