Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: Americans infected with rare virus carried by rats > Health-in-Motion 22 November 2016 Low sun protection factor We all know how important it is to put on sunscreen when we spend time outdoors, but can you get away with products with a low sun protection factor (SPF)? A large Swedish study recently showed that people who use sunscreen with a factor higher than 15 have a 33% lower risk of getting skin cancer (melanoma) compared to those using lower SPF sunscreen. Considering that the incidence of melanoma is increasing worldwide, that’s definitely a finding to take heed of the next time you head out into the sun. 0 More: Daily Dose: Americans infected with rare virus carried by ratsHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news News Win R5 000 with the Health of the Nation Survey Partner Content Food going bad before its sell-by date? Time to rearrange your fridge (and stop wasting food) Medical CT teen desperately needs bone marrow transplant Medical Blood test may predict chances of surviving Ebola Lifestyle Secondhand smoke bad for pets as well Medical Americans infected with rare virus carried by rats From our sponsors Cipla today announced the launch of its innovative inhaler called Synchrobreathe. Live healthier How loud is too loud? » Heal your hearing Pain relievers linked to hearing loss in women FDA approves balloon device to clear Eustachian tube SEE: Interesting facts about hearing loss Our ears perform quite a complex job – not only are they responsible for helping us hear, they also assist with balance. Get back into your healthy habits » 7 beach sports to keep you active 7 reasons to start running Here's how to get yourself back into exercise after a break 5 ways to kickstart your fitness routine in 2017 With the festive season at an end, getting back into your fitness routine should be a breeze with these five steps.