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What To Look For and Where To Look For Skin Cancer
What To Look For and Where To Look For Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the most common of all cancers and the American Academy of Dermatology estimates that one in five Americans will develop skin cancer in their lifetime. Sarah Cannon recommends regular full body skin self-exams and skin exams by your doctor starting at age 20. To learn more about full body skin exams, check […]

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Full-Body Skin Exam: What To Expect
Full-Body Skin Exam: What To Expect

Early detection is key for skin cancer. Starting at age 20, in addition to performing regular full-body skin self-exams, you should have skin exams by your doctor. Here is what you can expect at a full-body skin exam with your dermatologist. Who performs the exam? A dermatologist will typically perform a full-body skin exam. You […]

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What Causes Skin Cancer & How To Prevent It
What Causes Skin Cancer & How To Prevent It

According to the American Cancer Society, skin cancer is the most common of all cancers, with more than 5.4 million cases of basal and squamous cell skin cancer diagnosed annually. These are serious statistics, yet too many people are unaware of the causes of skin cancer and the measures that you can take to lower your risk of developing skin […]

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Melanoma: What You Should Know
Melanoma: What You Should Know

Meredith McKean, MD, MPH, Associate Director, Melanoma and Skin Cancer Research, Sarah Cannon Research Institute, shares what you should know about melanoma, including ways to help lower your risk and the advancements in the treatment of melanoma.  If you have questions about melanoma, call askSARAH now at (844) 482-4812 to speak to a nurse who is specially trained […]

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