The sun is the primary source of excessive ultraviolet (UV) radiation, which is the cause of most skin cancers. Immediate adverse effects of excessive exposure are sunburn and eye damage; longer effects include premature aging of the skin and skin cancer.
Ever wonder how many tanning salons are in your community and what that means for public health? Learn more here.
Background information on indoor tanning and what it means for your community’s health.
Learn more about what the Melanoma Research Foundation is doing to prevent and treat skin cancer.
A quick overview of skin cancer statistics and facts.
These fact sheets give state-specific information about skin cancer incidence and prevention.
Learn more about what Skin Cancer Foundation is doing to prevent skin cancer.
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