HEALTH: Irish ignoring dangers of sun
Friday 02 May 1997
She was speaking after a survey showed that the number of Irish people who do not take any precautions to protect themselves from the risk of skin cancer when they go sunbathing had doubled from 11 per cent last year to 22 per cent this year.
Only 6 per cent of Irish sun-lovers limited the time they spend in the sun - a 16 per cent drop on the number of people who said they took precautions in the same survey last year.
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