Don’t fall victim to a fall sunburn: Q&A with Dr. Turrentine

As you pack your bag for the football field or the pumpkin patch, you may be thinking:

“I have a good base tan, and I can’t get a sunburn during seasons other than summer anyway, right?”

While summer may be fading faster than your tan, that’s no reason to ditch the sunscreen. The increased cloud cover and cooler weather that make us cover up and stay inside more aren’t enough to fend off the risk of sunburn.

Learn more about fall sunburns in a Q&A with Dr. Jake Turrentine on the Your Health Today blog.

Like
Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry
Written by
Staff

Augusta University Staff is a collection of talented writers, photographers, students and professionals; all working together to promote and support the amazing impacts and every day wins of Augusta University and the people that make up JagNation.

View all articles
Written by Staff

Jagwire is your source for news and stories from Augusta University. Daily updates highlight the many ways students, faculty, staff, researchers and clinicians "bring their A games" in classrooms and clinics on four campuses in Augusta and locations across the state of Georgia.

graphic that says download jag mobile with icon buttons below that say download on app store and download on google play with a picture of a phone
Students smiling for a photo in front of the James Brown statue downtown.