In-depth

Basal cell carcinoma

Most cases of basal cell carcinoma, the most common type of skin cancer, can usually be prevented. Learn how.

Merkel cell carcinoma

Merkel cell carcinoma is a rare, aggressive skin cancer. Chronic sun exposure or a weak immune system may increase your risk of developing it.

Skin cancer

The risk of melanoma, one form of skin cancer, is on the rise among young adults. Most skin cancers are preventable. Find out how to reduce your risk.

Aug. 25, 2012