Category: Sun protection

skin cancer

Skin cancer – risks and early signs

Farmers spend a lot of time outdoors.  Without proper protection this can increase the risk of skin cancer. Skin cancer can be a life-threatening condition and protecting your own skin…
sunburn

Sunburn

Sunburn is when your skin is burned by radiation from the sun. Sunburn can cause permanent skin damage. By the time signs and symptoms of sunburn appear, skin damage has…
skin cancer prevention

Skin cancer prevention

Farmers and agricultural workers have a high risk of skin cancer because they usually work outdoors. Protect yourself from the sun and reduce your risk of skin cancer by wearing…
heat stress

Heat stress and heat stroke

Heat stress is one of the biggest health risks associated with heat waves. Hot weather places extra strain on your body as it tries to cool itself to its preferred…