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Friday, July 12th, 2024

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‘Fun in the sun’ requires some common sense

Smart fishermen worry more about protection from the sun than how they look – no matter if they are fishing an ocean or an Illinois farm pond. (Photo courtesy of Captain Patric Garmeson Ugly Fishing)

There is an incredible amount of sun-resistant clothing on the market. If you didn’t read the label, you’d never know it was sun-resistant. The clothing is very stylish.
It doesn’t have to be scorching hot to get a sunburn or even be exposed to extremely bright sun. You can get a bad sunburn on a day when it is gray or hazy outside. The sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays penetrate the overcast skies.

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