How to protect yourself from the sunrays on hot days

22 July 2022

In summer and early autumn, you can get sunburns even in cloudy weather, since clouds cannot block ultraviolet rays. In addition, ultraviolet radiation has the characteristic of being reflected from surfaces such as water and sand. Being close to such surfaces increases the risk of reflected radiation. People can get sunburns of the skin and eyes, especially fair-skinned people.

Information Centre of the Ministry of Health and the Medical Industry of Turkmenistan