There are several types of skin cancer; two of the most common are non-melanoma (squamous cell and basal cell cancer). Among African Americans, squamous cell cancer is the most common form of skin cancer. Melanoma is less commonly found in African Americans, but when diagnosed it can be deadly.
What are you doing for others? **Remind a friend to be sun-safe by seeking the shade, wearing SPF 30 sunscreen, and UV protective clothing! Spread skin cancer and Melanoma awareness to people of ALL skin colors because these diseases do not discriminate.**
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