Skin Safety and Cancer
Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States. It's also one of the most preventable. The primary cause is too much sun or tanning bed exposure.
People of all skin colors can develop skin cancer. It's one of the easiest cancers to detect and most types are highly curable.
Read our experts' advice and tips, and use our skin safety tools to help you prevent and detect skin cancer.
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Check your cancer risk
By completing Cancer Risk Check, you can determine your risk for certain cancers and get the tools you need to take steps toward a healthier lifestyle.
Lyda Hill Cancer Prevention Center
Did you know you can get your mammogram or prostate exam at MD Anderson's Lyda Hill Cancer Prevention Center? Most major insurance plans are accepted. Schedule an appointment today by calling 1-877-632-6789.