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Millennials – people born between 1981 and 1996 – are largely uninformed about the sun safety and sunscreen recommendations and continue to tan despite warnings about skin cancer risk.
While a natural solution to treat skin cancer may sound tempting, a product called black salve often marketed for this purpose is misleading and harmful.
Dr. Jeffrey Weber, deputy director of the Perlmutter Cancer Center, spoke with HealthCentral about what you should know as a melanoma survivor after surgery.
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.
The best skin care posts from HealthCentral this year, including topics on sweating, makeup, eczema and wrinkles.
Chocolate contains flavanols, and these might help reduce our sensitivity to light, thus reducing our skin cancer risk.
Research shows that tanning might be more than for vanity – it could be an addictive behavior.
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.