Suntelligence Survey Ranks the Most (and Least) Sun-Smart Cities
Suntelligence: How Sun Smart is Your City?
A survey by the American Academy of Dermatology, â€œSuntelligence: How Sun Smart is Your City?â€, polled over 7,000 adults nationwide in 26 cities to determine their knowledge, attitudes and behaviors toward tanning, sun protection and skin cancer detection.
Congratulations to the biggest winners – Hartford, Salt Lake City and Denver – which ranked No. 1, 2 and 3. Yet Cleveland, Chicago and Pittsburgh fell to the bottom of the sun-smart spectrum with rankings of 24, 25 and 26, respectively.
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