To help make sun protection a habit, the AAD encourages you to Practice Safe Sun every time you’re outdoors.
To help care for your skin during the coronavirus pandemic and beyond, the AAD recommends these tips from board-certified dermatologists.
Everyone's at risk for skin cancer. These dermatologists' tips tell you how to protect your skin.
Find science-backed answers to common questions.
Find out why dark spots appear and what can fade them.
Causing deep and painful lumps under the skin, usually in the armpits or groin, this disease often worsens without proper treatment.
You can expect permanent results in all but one area. Do you know which one?
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A chronic skin condition can make attending summer camp unrealistic for some children. Camp Discovery changes that.
Free to everyone, these materials teach young people about common skin conditions, which can prevent misunderstanding and bullying.
You can search by location, condition, and procedure to find the dermatologist that’s right for you.
When it comes to treating the skin, plenty of people say they have expertise. Only a board-certified dermatologist has these credentials.
I was diagnosed by my family doctor who insisted I get checked by a dermatologist.
I had stage III melanoma plus basal cell. Since then, I have had reoccurrence four more times. My daughter was also diagnosed with melanoma when she was 25.
I currently see a doctor every six months. The irony is, I never purposely sunbathed when I was younger. I hated being in the sun. I would turn red, itch tremendously and still never get any tanner!
So people should learn that you do not have to be a sun worshiper to get melanoma, and you have a greater chance of getting melanoma if you have a family history.