Sun protection and sunbeds

It pays to play it safe when enjoying a day in the sun. UV radiation from the sun or sunbeds can be very harmful and cause painful sunburn — or even malignant melanomas. We give you a rundown on the best forms of protection and safety.

Can you rely on skin cancer apps?

Some smartphone apps let you photograph a mole and get an assessment of its risk. But are they accurate and easy to use? Five triallists got snapping with apps from Firstcheck and SkinVision.

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