Skin Cancer Prevention

Patricia. J & Shin Li. T

What is Skin Cancer?

Skin Cancer begins in the cells of your body. But that is not just the only skin cancer you can have. There are three more important skin cancers you can get but not from the skin, its comes from many different parts of the body.

Three Main Types of Skin Cancer

How is Skin Cancer Caused?

Most skin cancers are caused by having to much exposure to sunlight. (ultraviolet radiation)

Ways To Prevent Skin Cancer

  1. Avoid the sun during the middle of the day
  2. Wear sunscreen year-round
  3. Wear protective clothing
  4. Avoid tanning beds
  5. Be aware of sun-sensitizing medications
  6. Check your skin regularly and report changes to your doctor