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WA // Narrogin gets SunSmart at triathlon

Narrogin Primary School P&C held their annual SunSmart Triathlon on 29 November 2015. The event is a feature on the school calendar and raises funds for the school, as well as promoting SunSmart and healthy eating messages. With support from Healthway, Cancer Council WA, the P&C and local businesses, all competitors are provided with a […]

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Sun, Skin and Health

Skin cancer is Australia’s ‘national cancer’. At least two in three Australians are diagnosed with skin cancer by the age of 70 and over 1000 Australians are treated for skin cancer every day. The good news is that skin cancer is one of the most preventable forms of cancer. This book brings together leading experts […]

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How accessible is sunscreen at your school?

How accessible is sunscreen at your school? When it comes to effective sun protection behaviour, sunscreen plays an important role because it protects exposed skin such as hands and forearms that can be difficult to protect by other means. Sunscreen also offers protection from reflected UV radiation to the face and ears, something that a […]

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