Summer Hats for Cancer Patients

Now that summer is in full swing, we’ve rounded up the best summer hats for cancer patients, and included some helpful tips for choosing headwear in the hotter months.

Summer Hat for Cancer Patients

We love spending time outside during the summer. Resting in the garden, eating outdoors, and going for walks are all great ways to enjoy the season.

No matter the activity, we’re always trying to stay cool, comfortable, and sun safe. We love choosing pretty and colourful summer hats to help prevent overheating and to keep ourselves protected.

If you’re experiencing hair loss due to cancer treatment, you’ll know that finding the perfect sun hat is even more important. Skin can become very sensitive to sunlight after chemotherapy and radiotherapy. Preventing sunburns, and managing body temperature, are both important parts of staying healthy throughout the cancer journey.

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10 Tips for Managing Sun Exposure During Cancer Treatment

Article on Sun Exposure During Cancer Treatment - Photograph of Woman Relaxing in the Shade

It seems like summer is finally here to stay! We’re enjoying the longer days and warm, sunny weather. If you’re in the middle of chemo or radiation, your summer plans might look a little different this year.

Even if you’re sneaking in a patio nap instead of spending a day on the beach, getting outside is a great way to boost your mood. The most important thing is to make sure that you manage your sun exposure during your cancer treatment.  Continue reading “10 Tips for Managing Sun Exposure During Cancer Treatment”