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ABCD’s of Skin Cancer  External Link

A general overview of three types of skin cancer-- basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and melanoma are illustrated. Explains self-exam for skin cancer. Lists common risk factors and tip... Details >

American Academy of Dermatology  External Link

AgingSkinNet  External Link

This site links to information about aging skin and related procedures and treatments. Also includes information on hair loss and a glossary.... Details >

American Academy of Dermatology  External Link

Congenital Nevi or Moles  External Link

This information is intended to provide basic information only. It provides a general description for nevi and discusses the risk of skin cancer/melanoma associated with them.... Details >

Nevus Network  External Link

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Actinic Keratoses and Skin Cancer  External Link

This page provides answers to frequently asked questions about actinic keratoses (AKs) and skin cancer. AKs are a common skin condition characterized by rough, red, scaly patches, crusts or sores on t... Details >

American Academy of Dermatology  External Link

Skin Cancer  External Link

Skin cancer is the uncontrollable growth of abnormal cells in a layer of the skin. It attacks one out of every seven Americans each year, making it the most prevalent form of cancer. However, the majo... Details >

American Society For Dermatologic Surgery  External Link

Skin Cancer Detection  External Link

One of every three cancers diagnosed in the United States this year will be skin cancer, for a total of more than 700,000 new cases. This page provides information about skin cancer types, warning sig... Details >

American Osteopathic College of Dermatology  External Link

Skin Cancer Home Page

This page links to a range of topics related to skin cancer, including treatment, prevention, genetics, screening, clinical trials, research, and statistics.... Details >

National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health

SkinCancerNet  External Link

This site provides skin cancer information resource, including prevention, diagnosis/treatment, skin examinations, risk, and more.... Details >

American Academy of Dermatology  External Link

Sunbeds, tanning and UV exposure  External Link

Sunbeds and sun tanning lamps are artificial tanning devices that claim to offer an effective, quick and harmless alternative to natural sunlight. However, there is growing evidence that the ultraviol... Details >

World Health Organization  External Link

Sunscreens and Sun-Protective Clothing

Researchers are becoming ever more cautious about how much sun is good for you. These questions and answers may help you decide how much sun you should be exposed to and what precautions you can take ... Details >

Federal Trade Commission