world : It's 'crazy' to use sunbeds - skin cancer expert

world : It's 'crazy' to use sunbeds - skin cancer expert
world : It's 'crazy' to use sunbeds - skin cancer expert

Friday 14 June 2024 10:30 PM

Nafeza 2 world - An Australian dermatologist has warned sunbed users that they are paying money for a service that will significantly increase their risk of developing skin cancer.

Jim Muir is visiting Northern Ireland to share his experience of working in Australia, which has been dubbed the "melanoma capital of the world".

Australia introduced a ban on commercial tanning salons in 2016 and Mr Muir argues that a similar ban should be introduced in Northern Ireland.

He spoke of his surprise at the number of salons he saw during his trip.

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