Four Myths About Melanoma

Accurate knowledge is key for prevention, detection and also treatment

Sacramento Bee, October 30, 2013

Read this article for insight into these myths:

  1. Dark skin doesn’t burn so those with it won’t get skin cancer.
  2. Putting on sunscreen as soon as one gets to the beach will protect against skin cancer.
  3. Unexposed skin can’t get melanoma and doesn’t need to be checked.
  4. Only people who tan regularly get skin cancer.
     

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