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How to prevent skin cancer

To prevent skin cancer, you need to protect your skin from the sun year-round. Here’s what dermatologists recommend.

This infographic gives important information on how to protect against skin cancer, including detailing the difference between physical sunscreen and chemical sunscreen.
Say yes to sun protection, no to skin cancer

Sun protection involves more than applying sunscreen. Are you practicing all three of the recommendations listed in this infographic?

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Infant sun protection: How to keep your baby safe

Do you know how to protect your baby’s sensitive skin from the sun? Follow these simple tips from dermatologists.

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How to apply sunscreen

Sunscreen can protect your skin against skin cancer and premature aging. However, it is not as effective unless it's applied correctly. Follow these tips from board-certified dermatologists when applying sunscreen.

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Quiz: Is misinformation increasing your risk?

Do you have the facts you need to reduce the risk of you or a loved one getting skin cancer? Are any skin cancer myths increasing your family’s risk? Take this quiz and find out.

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10 surprising facts about indoor tanning

Fact: Tanning beds are not safer than the sun. To protect your health, here are 9 other facts you need to know about indoor tanning.

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Is sunscreen safe?

Misinformation about sunscreen is common. Here you’ll get the facts about its safety.

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Sunscreen Resource Center

Sunscreen can reduce your risk of developing skin cancer and premature skin aging. Learn how to select sunscreen that can do this and much more.


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