Health Information

Prevention and Screening

  • Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer: Risk Factors

    A risk factor is anything that may increase your chance of having a disease. Here's what you should know about risk factors for nonmelanoma skin cancer.

  • Preventing Skin Cancer

    Detailed information on skin cancer prevention

  • Skin Self-Examination

    Detailed information on skin self-examination, including the importance of skin self-examination in skin cancer prevention and a step-by-step guide

  • 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