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Do men need to wear sunscreen?

Everyone, including men, should wear sunscreen. In 2009, nearly twice as many American men died from melanoma as women. Surveys show that 34% of men wear sunscreens, compared to 78% of women. Wear sunscreen whenever you're in the sun to reduce your cumulative lifetime exposure to damaging UV radiation.

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