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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
What Are the Main Melanoma Risk Factors? - Skin Cancer - About.com
Jun 18, 2014 ... 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
Less Common Risk Factors for Basal and Squamous ... - Skin Cancer
Jan 29, 2013 ... 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
Who Is Most at Risk for Skin Cancer? - About Cancer
Although every person is at risk for developing skin cancer, there are some that are ... Symptoms of Cancer - Hero ImagesCollection/Digital Vision/Getty Images.
http://cancer.about.com/od/skincancermelanoma/a/skincancerrisk.htm
Family Cancer Syndromes - American Cancer Society
Jun 25, 2014 ... Sometimes, this is because family members have certain risk factors in ... For example, muscle cells use a different set of genes than skin cells ...
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Skin Cancer - Risk Factors for Developing Skin Cancer - Dermatology
Jul 2, 2008 ... Certain habits and traits may make it more likely you could develop skin cancer. Find out what these risk factors are so you can prevent skin ...
http://dermatology.about.com/od/skincancers/a/sc_risk.htm
Cancer Causes and Risk Factors - Cancer Prevention - About Cancer
Jun 10, 2014 ... 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.
http://cancer.about.com/od/causes/a/causesrisks.htm
Melanoma (Skin Cancer): Risk Factors, Prevention, Signs
Jun 19, 2014 ... Melanoma is a skin cancer in pigment-producing cells in the skin. Find out more about this potentially malignant skin cancer.
http://dermatology.about.com/cs/melanoma/a/melanoma.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
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.
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