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Sure, being fair skinned, having a history of sunburns -especially as a child, having a family history of melanoma, or hopping onto a tanning bed can all raise your risk, but most people who get melanoma have no risk factors.
Here's the thing, though: You have to know what you're looking for.
Monday, May 7, is Melanoma Monday to bring attention to skin cancer - the most common cancer in the US and the deadliest.
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Dr. David Sax, owner of University Park Dermatology, says that if melanoma is caught early, that it's extremely treatable.
How to find a free SPOTme® skin cancer screening in your area; more than 400 screenings are available nationwide in May.
A is for asymmetry.
E is for Evolving: The spot looks different from the rest or is changing in size, shape or color. Normal moles have smooth round borders. Moles should have a diameter that's smaller than the eraser of pencil. "Beyond that, the numbers drop tremendously", Dr. Adam Friedman said. The Skin Group is offering free skin-cancer screenings on Monday, May 14, 2018 at 444 South First Street, Louisville, KY from 12 PM - 2 PM. Experts recommend using a sunscreen with SPF of at least 30 every day, even on cloudy days.