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Sun protection

The National Radiological Protection Board has published a poster - Sunsense: Protecting Yourself from Ultraviolet Radiation. It summarises what is known about the health effects of UVR in a cartoon manner. Topics include where UVR comes from, the possible damage to skin and eyes and advice on how to protect yourself.

The poster can be obtained from the NRPB information office. Call 01235 822742 or e-mail: The poster can be viewed at

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