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    INFOGRAPHIC: How to avoid sunburn during Memorial Day weekend

    By By Kevin Byrne, AccuWeather.com Staff Writer
    May 31, 2016, 7:13:32 AM EDT

    The National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention declares the Friday before Memorial Day as “Don’t Fry Day” in an effort to encourage sun safety awareness.

    When enjoying outdoor activities, taking preventive measures against the sun’s ultraviolet rays is vital throughout the year, but especially in the early summer when UV rays tend to be stronger.

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