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Skin Cancer Awareness Month

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Use protection to reduce your risk of skin cancer. Learn how to practice safe sun every time you are outdoors.

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Find a free skin cancer screening

When caught early, skin cancer is highly treatable. Use this interactive map tool to help find a free SPOTme® Skin Cancer Screening near you.

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Ask a Dermatologist

Ask a board-certified dermatologist your burning question. It's free. If your question is selected, you'll find a video of a board-certified dermatologist answering your question on the AAD website.

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Take the first step to end skin cancer

Support skin cancer education and prevention with a fundraising hike. Join one of our scheduled hikes today, or start a hike in your area!

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How to prevent rosacea flare-ups

Follow these tips from board-certified dermatologists to learn how to help prevent and control rosacea from getting worse by identifying and avoiding the things that cause rosacea to flare-up.

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Why see a board-certified dermatologist?

Learn why it's important to see a board-certified dermatologist and how to find one near you!

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