The first line of defense against melanoma starts with you. Help ensure that melanoma is diagnosed in its earliest, most treatable stage by examining your skin regularly. Look for the ABCD's of Melanoma.
Sunburns occurring before the age of 20 are of particular concern. Unlike a tan that fades away, the harmful effects of sun damage are cumulative. Children receive the majority of their lifetime sun exposure by age 18. Here are some sun safety tips.
Skin Cancer Prevention
With a few minor lifestyle changes, you can easily reduce your skin cancer risk to a minimum, without sacrificing time outdoors. Here's how.