Fast Facts from the WHA Information Center
The arrival of sunny days and warmer temperatures means summer fun will be in full swing! Too much sun, however, can be dangerous.
According to data gathered by the WHA Information Center
, 5,272 surgeries were performed in 2018 in Wisconsin hospitals or free-standing ambulatory surgery centers for malignant skin cancer removal.
The Centers for Disease Control offers good advice
to stay safe in the sun.
This story originally appeared in the June 25, 2019 edition of WHA Newsletter