It is a common myth that darker skinned people from Africa, India and parts of South American are immune to skin cancer and therefore do not need to take precautions in the sun such as wearing sunscreen and seeking shelter during the hottest hours of the day.

Find out why this is wrong in our article:  https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/dark-skinned-people-still-need-wear-sunscreen-ola-brown/

For more tips of healthy lifestyle habits please click on our article here:

https://www.flyingdoctorsnigeria.com/2017/08/23/7-steps-developing-healthy-lifestyle/ or download our eBook covering annual medical screening tests here:

https://www.flyingdoctorsnigeria.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Your_Annual_Medical_Exam_rev2.pdf 

The Flying Doctors Air Ambulance Service 

The Flying Doctors Nigeria is a leading air ambulance company covering West and Central Africa. For patients that have overwhelmed the level of care available in their local environment, air ambulances are essential for transferring these patients to better levels of care.

We also offer medical evacuation plans which provide medical evacuation and treatment in the event of an emergency for a small yearly fee. Read more about our air ambulances services here and our medevac cover here.

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