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14 July 2011

Wearing slops ups your skin cancer risk

Wearing flip-flops and baseball caps can increase your risk of skin cancer, an expert warns. This is because they leave the tips of the ears and the tops of the feet dangerously exposed to sun damage.

Wearing flip-flops and baseball caps can increase your risk of skin cancer, an expert warns.

Before flip-flops and baseball caps became so popular, people generally wore broad-brimmed hats and sneakers or shoes that protected the tips of their ears and the tops of their feet.

 
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