Category: Skin Cancer

Mother putting sunscreen on her children

May 4, 2022

Do People of Color Need Sunscreen?

Experts say everyone, regardless of skin color, needs sun protection.

Melanoma, Skin Cancer

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Illustration of inflamed forearm.

June 17, 2019

How to Treat a Sunburn at Home

Dealing with red, inflamed skin? Try these remedies and learn when to call your doctor.

Dermatology, Health, Skin Cancer, Skin Care

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dermatologist looking at child patient's face

May 20, 2019

Should You Be Screened for Skin Cancer?

What to do if you have an increased risk for developing skin cancer.

Dermatology, Skin Cancer, Skin Care

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Image of empty patient exam table

March 21, 2018

What Is Mohs Surgery?

This specialized technique to treat skin cancer is performed in your doctor’s office rather than the hospital.

Dermatology, Skin Cancer

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October 24, 2011

Morning UV exposure may be less damaging to the skin

Research from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill suggests that the timing of exposure to UV rays – early in the morning or later in the afternoon – can influence the onset of skin cancer.

Skin Cancer, Skin Care

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