Sun Protection Tips

Beware the Danger of the Sun

We live in southern California and we fly model airplanes. We are out in the sun, a lot. And most of us have been exposing ourselves (so to speak) for many years. The bad news is that sun damage is cumulative. The results of sun damage range from unpleasant (wrinkles, spots, flaky patches) to fatal (melanoma). A member recently had a melanoma removed from the back of his hand. How many of us go out of our way to keep the sun off the back of our hands? And what part of us is exposed more often? Here are some tips - it's not too late to start.