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Free Skin Cancer Screenings Offered Wednesday

A group of metro Detroit doctors is working to save lives with free skin cancer screenings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2014

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Older Men, Not Just Teen Girls, At Higher Risk For Skin Cancer

It may seem like all the warnings about skin cancer are aimed at teen girls, but America’s dermatologists say there’s another group at high risk for deadly melanoma.

06/12/2014

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May Is Melanoma Awareness Month

After the long winter, it’s not a surprise everyone is gearing up to enjoy some fun outdoors this summer. Before heading out to catch some rays, think about protecting your skin.

05/19/2014

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Time For A Full-Body Check! It’s Melanoma Monday

Getting naked today could save your life.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2014

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Fundraising Event Highlights Skin Cancer Dangers

You may think skin cancer only happens after decades in the sun or in tanning beds, but younger people get the diagnosis, too.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2013

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The Risks Of Sun Exposure And How To Protect Your Skin This Summer

Now that sun exposure is considered a cancer risk on the same level with tobacco and asbestos, it’s time to get serious about protecting yourself.

06/03/2013

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Enjoy The Sun, But Watch Those Damaging Rays

Doctors who treat skin cancer designated the first Monday in May as a day to remind everyone about their risk for the disease.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2013

Skin Cancer App

UM Offers New Skin Cancer Mobile App

A new free app developed at the University of Michigan Health System allows users to create a photographic baseline of their skin and photograph suspicious moles or other skin lesions, walking users step-by-step through a skin self-exam.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2012

Checking For Skin Cancer? There’s An App For That

If a mole appears to be changing or growing, the photos can then be shared with a dermatologist to help determine whether a biopsy is necessary.

CBS Detroit–07/10/2012

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Sunny Skies And Warm Temps Mean It’s Time For Extra Skin Protection

Dermatologist Henry Lim says look for unusual skin growths.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2012

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