Know how to spot skin cancer and protect yourself.
Avoid UV rays
Stay out of the midday sun and tanning beds.
Wear it year-round whatever the activity.
Wear protective clothing
Hats, long sleeves and sunglasses with UV protection.
See a doctor if you notice a spot that is new, changing or unusual; bleeds and doesn't heal; or is sensitive to touch.
Sources: MayoClinic.org; Cancer.org; SkinCancer.org.
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