"The data is conclusive regarding the
dangers of ultraviolet (UV) radiation exposure. Unprotected exposure can
cause skin cancer and skin damage. Education on how to avoid UV
radiation exposure is critical for the health and well-being of our
"Teaching young people
about the dangers of ultraviolet radiation exposure is simple. The facts
are conclusive and the preventative measures are clear. The challenge is
to motivate young people to adopt protective behaviors when faced with
decisions about ultraviolet exposure both outdoors and indoors."*
Here are products to help provide this motivation.
The products and information listed
below were originally designed and developed for a grant from the
Cancer Society. This section of the EMC web site is offered to make
these resources more widely available.
* From the General Information section
of the Michigan Model®
Sun Safety modules.