Skin Cancer Identification and Prevention

Skin cancer is one of the most curable cancers, if you can catch it in time. If you don’t, it can be one of the most deadly. That is why it is so important to see your dermatologist regularly to have your moles examined. Prevention is key, sunscreen is a must, even in small children. Below is a link to a slide show on WebMd.com showing abnormal moles and also a link to cancer.gov detailing the signs and symptoms of skin cancer, along with prevention. If you have any questionable spots, go to the doctor as soon as possible. An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure! It could save your life!!  You are not immune to this disease and you matter, so take care of yourself:)

Click Here for Prevention and Symptoms from the National Cancer Institute.

Skin Cancer Slide Show from WebMd.

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Christy