The summer sun is here! Having fun with loved ones, being active, doing yard work or taking a loved one out for a leisurely wheelchair walk for some sunshine are great ways to soak in the sunshine. Whether you’re hiking with family, barbequing with friends at the park, or just enjoying getting out of the house, protecting your skin by implementing healthy habits for summertime is always important. We at Good Shepherd Hospice wanted to offer some tips for protecting your skin from UV exposure while enjoying the sun this summer!
90% of skin cancers are associated with sun exposure to UV radiation from the sun. These easy to follow tips help prevent exposure to UV rays and bring healthy habits to our everyday summer enjoyment! At Good Shepherd Hospice, we provide exceptional patient care, allowing you to rest assured that you can enjoy the summer sun knowing that your loved one is receiving the compassionate and dignified care they deserve. To learn more about how we care for our patients and their families during the summertime sunshine or if you’re interested in joining our team, contact us today!