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Adolescents and Tanning Bed Use: Parents Lead the Way

Tanning Bed Use Linked To Melanoma! Melanoma is the most dangerous and aggressive form of skin cancer, and the cases in the United States and across the globe continue to rise. One of the most significant reasons for this sharp increase in melanoma cases is the growing popularity of indoor tanning and tanning bed use. […]

Identifying Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Defining Squamous Cell Carcinoma (Skin Cancer): Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) is an uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells arising in the squamous cells, which compose most of the skin’s upper layers (the epidermis). This type of cancer may present itself as open sores, growths with a central depression, or warts. The lesions may crust or bleed.  […]