The SunFit Project is a dermatologist-led initiative that aims to increase melanoma awareness, provide information on skin cancer and prevention strategies, and increase sun safety practices in Canada.
Here is a look at the various statistics surrounding melanoma, which is a form of skin cancer, in Canada. Our goal in showing these statistics is not to cause chaos or fear, but rather to alert Canadians on the increasing rates of melanoma in Canada. Through this project, we also want to increase awareness of melanoma and other skin cancers that affect Canadians and provide information about these cancers and sun safety.
McGill University students are dedicated to increasing Sun Awareness to lower melanoma risk across Canada. The students took to the community markets in Quebec to spread their message and to provide sunscreen samples. Learn more
Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, was recently photographed surfing in Hawaii with his face full of sunscreen. Instantly, photos of his surf look captured the attention on various social media platforms. People wondered why he has substantial amount of sunscreen on his face, with certain publications even poking fun at his attitude. What people don't know is that his approach was not only healthy but also environmentally friendly! Here is why!! Learn more
My name is Carole Lapierre and I’m 64. I am an artist and a business woman. I am interested in the Arts because I love beauty in everything and the uplifting experience it gives us.Read more
My name is Len. I am a man with blond hair and blue eyes. It was Oct 1998... I was 47 years old at the time, I was working every day and was leading a normal life.Read more
Since my childhood, I have always been sensitive to the sun. From the beginning of spring until September, I would often get sunburns, even when I try not to.Back in my day,Read more