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Melanoma (Skin Cancer)

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Melanoma, or skin cancer, is one of the most common cancers among young people today. In order to minimize your risks of developing this disease it’s important to know:

  • what melanoma is 
  • what the risk factors are 
  • how to recognize the signs 
  • how to examine your skin 
  • ways to protect yourself

Review our Fact Sheet (pdf) to learn more about this topic.