At Least 11,000 People Die Every Year No matter how much we love to spend time in the sun, we still have to be sensible about it. More than 11,000 people die from melanoma (skin cancer) every year. The ultraviolet rays (UV Rays) from the sun can cause the skin to look aged prematurely (wrinkled and leathery over time), can cause skin cancer and also affect the vision of the eyes. There are UVA, UVB and UVC Rays from the sun. Ultraviolet Rays consist of 3 types:  A) Aging rays, whose rays are longer, they affect the collagen in the skin (negatively) and produce free radicals which damage the cells. What... (Read More ...)