Do You Really Need Sunscreen When It’s Cloudy? Dr. Fox on KOMO

Umbrella: check. Raincoat: check. Sunscreen: check. Wait, what? Do you really need sunscreen on cloudy days?

Barbara Fox, MD, FAAD was interviewed by KOMO radio addressing the importance of using sunscreen on not-so-sunny days. Even though our area is known for cloudy and rainy days, residents of the Northwest actually have as much skin cancer as those who live in sunnier locales.

You can hear the complete interview by clicking here.

Barbara Fox, MD, FAAD, is a dermatologist at PacMed's First Hill and Northgate clinics. Click here to learn more about Dr. Fox.