Skin Cancer: What You Don’t Know Could Hurt You

Skin Cancer: What You Don’t Know Could Hurt You

Here is a pop quiz for you regarding skin cancer! Let’s test your knowledge (answers are at the end of the article): 1.    What type of cancer is increasing in occurrence faster than any other type of cancer? 2.    What is the most common cancer in America? 3.    What are the three most common “types” of skin cancer? 4.    What is the…

Common Causes of Skin Cancer

Common Causes of Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the most common of all forms of cancer. Basal cell and squamous cell are the two most common and are highly curable. Melanoma, which is the third most common type of skin cancer, is the most dangerous, although it can usually be successfully treated if caught in the early stages. Exposure to ultraviolet…