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Enabling shady behaviour

shady behaviourEnabling shady behaviour -- the kind that can reduce overexposure to the UV rays from the sun is something we all need to be concerned about. In Nova Scotia, this is not necessarily the case, particularly at this time of year. Damp foggy spring days have many of us longing for sunshine and warmth so we can enjoy outdoor activities like the backyard barbecue,  a game of tag or an afternoon of gardening. Sun safety, as summer approaches, is a hard sell and the role of shade for sun protection is certainly not top of mind for most … unless you are a member of the Sun Safe Nova Scotia coalition.

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