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Risk Factors - Skin Cancer - About.com
Jan 29, 2013 ... The most significant risk factor for skin cancer, by far, is well known: exposure to excessive ultraviolet (UV) light from the sun or tanning salons.
http://skincancer.about.com/od/riskfactors/a/riskfactors.htm
Cancer Genetics and Melanoma - Skin Cancer - About.com
Jun 11, 2014 ... Having this mutation may be even more potent than other melanoma risk factors such as a history of blistering sunburns, fair skin, and freckling.
http://skincancer.about.com/od/riskfactors/a/melanoma_genes.htm
Less Common Risk Factors for Basal and Squamous ... - Skin Cancer
Sep 12, 2014 ... Besides ultraviolet light, a variety of diseases, skin conditions, chemicals, and medicines can increase your risk of developing skin cancer.
http://skincancer.about.com/od/riskfactors/a/rarerisks.htm
What Are the Main Melanoma Risk Factors? - Skin Cancer - About.com
Feb 27, 2009 ... Melanoma risk factors, either alone or in combination, can make you more likely to develop the skin cancer. Know your risks, and how you may ...
http://skincancer.about.com/od/riskfactors/a/melanoma_risk.htm
Skin Cancer - Risk Factors for Developing Skin Cancer - Dermatology
Jul 2, 2008 ... is the most common cancer in the United States. A person's risk for getting skin cancer is determined by many factors. But the most important ...
http://dermatology.about.com/od/skincancers/a/sc_risk.htm
Basal Cell Carcinoma Causes and Risk Factors - Cancer - About.com
Jul 9, 2009 ... The risks factors for basal cell carcinoma are few, but clear. This article provides an in depth look at the risk factors for this type of skin cancer.
http://cancer.about.com/od/basalcellcarcinoma/a/basalcellcauses.htm
Cancer Causes and Risk Factors - Cancer Prevention - About.com
... prevent it. Learn the risk factors of cancer development and how to avoid exposure. ... Skin cancer is caused by exposure to the UV rays of the sun. A sunburn ...
http://cancer.about.com/od/causes/a/causesrisks.htm
Causes and Prevention of Cancer - Senior Health - About.com
causes and prevention of cancer causes of cancer cancer cancer brain cancer ... Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer for both men and women.
http://seniorhealth.about.com/library/conditions/blcancer19.htm
Melanoma (Skin Cancer): Risk Factors, Prevention, Signs
Melanoma Most people are aware that melanoma is a skin cancer that can spread earlier and more quickly than the other skin cancers. Our awareness in the ...
http://dermatology.about.com/cs/melanoma/a/melanoma.htm
Skin Cancer Types, Causes, Signs, Symptoms & Treatment
What is skin cancer? This introductory article provides an easy-to-follow answer for patients, including the different types of skin cancer and their causes, ...
http://skincancer.about.com/od/skincancerbasics/a/Skin_Cancer.htm
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