Melanoma rates rising at alarming rate in Canada

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From left, Blair Gutta, Landon Gagnon and Brett Smith went shirtless while doing calisthenics at Boulevard Lake on Wednesday. The sun was bright and none had applied sunscreen, a no-no say health authorities noting a drastic increase in cases of melanoma cancer in Canada.
(Sandi Krasowski)
From left, Blair Gutta, Landon Gagnon and Brett Smith went shirtless while doing calisthenics at Boulevard Lake on Wednesday. The sun was bright and none had applied sunscreen, a no-no say health authorities noting a drastic increase in cases of melanoma cancer in Canada. (Sandi Krasowski)

Lying in the sun with your radio on in one of the sunniest parts of Ontario could have its drawbacks, if you’re not prepared, local health promoters said Wednesday.

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