According to a recent study published by the British Journal of Dermatology, time spent drinking out of doors can increase your risk of skin cancer. For more information please see and share this article from Weather.com. As well, here are more articles on the subject:
- BBC’s article: Alcohol Linked to Skin Cancer Risk
- Only My Health’s: Drinking Alcohol in the Sun Ups Skin Cancer Risk
- Parent Herald: Regular Intake of Alcoholic Beverages Increases Skin Cancer Risks
As nicer weather approaches with the upcoming spring season, keep this in mind if you are of drinking age. If you are underage, stay alcohol free and encourage your older peers to protect their bodies by avoiding excessive alcohol abuse.
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