Skin Cancer: Protecting Your Skin
Excessive exposure to the sun and its Reference ultraviolet (UV) rays Opens New Window can cause skin cancer. You can reduce your risk for skin cancer by:
- Protecting your skin, and that of your family members, from UV radiation.
- Performing frequent Reference skin self-examinations Opens New Window Reference Opens New Window.
- Finding out whether you have an increased risk for Reference melanoma Opens New Window and other skin cancers.
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|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: October 12, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Amy McMichael, MD - Dermatology
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