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Block the Blaze

Block the Blaze

Block the Blaze #Sunscreen

It’s OK to have fun in the sun—if you remember to block the blaze. The sun’s harmful UV rays can damage your skin in as little as 15 minutes. So be sun smart: Always apply sunscreen to your exposed skin with SPF 30 or higher every 90 minutes when enjoying the outdoors.

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Here are some other recourses that provide information on how to stay safe:

· Sun Safety: https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/skin/basic_info/sun-safety.htm

· Recommendations for Employers and Employees: https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/sunexposure/recommendations.html

· How to Select, Apply, and Use Sunscreen Correctly: https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5104a3.htm

For more resources, visit:

· Employees: Register through OneUSG Connect – Benefits at oneusgconnect.usg.edu > click on Manage My Benefits > click on the USG Well-being tile from the home page.

· Spouses: Register through ourwellbeing.usg.edu

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