Dr. Jeffrey Weber, deputy director of the Perlmutter Cancer Center, spoke with HealthCentral about what you should know as a melanoma survivor after surgery.
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Skin care resolutions can be helpful in reducing your risk of skin cancer. Tips include having an annual dermatology exam and eating healthy.
There was a great deal of research on skin cancer in 2017, including how skin cancer forms and how certain foods might protect you from skin cancer.
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Chocolate contains flavanols, and these might help reduce our sensitivity to light, thus reducing our skin cancer risk.
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These lesions are considered “precancerous,” and if you have one, you’ll probably develop more. The scaly, or crusty, lesion occurs in areas most often exposed to the sun.
Uveal melanoma is a rare cancer, but it is the most common cancer of the eye. Symptoms include blurred vision and floaters.
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