Prevention and Screening
Melanoma: Risk Factors
Knowing the risk factors for melanoma can help you make choices that might lower your risk. For example, sun exposure is a risk factor, and you can protect yourself from the sun.
Preventing Skin Cancer
Detailed information on skin cancer prevention
Skin cancer can be treated with more success if it’s found early. Read on for detailed information on doing your own skin self-exam.
Sunscreens: Protect Your Skin
Detailed information on the effects of ultraviolet light and the increased risk of skin cancer, including the use of sunscreen as one skin cancer prevention method
Ultraviolet (UV) Radiation and Skin Cancer
A detailed look at ultraviolet (UV) light exposure categories according the Ultraviolet (UV) Index