The Dangers of Skin Cancer

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Unformatted text preview: The Dangers of Skin The Dangers of Skin Cancer Cancer Are we educated enough? Are we educated enough? Statement of the Problem Statement of the Problem Even though we have been educated on the dangers of skin cancer and its prevention, Melanoma/skin cancer continues to increase at an alarming rate. Background leading to the Background leading to the problem problem Lack of Knowledge No big deal? YES! It is a big deal. Types include: Basil Cell Melanoma Squamous Cell Ozone Depletion Ozone Depletion Harmful effects of UV-B Location Lattitude/Longitue Time of day Ultra Violet Index Are Tan Skins Cool? Are Tan Skins Cool? Behavior and attitude Tanning Salon Tanning Salon There's more evidence on the hazards of tanning beds. Baking under their artificial lamps as little as once a month can boost your risk of a deadly form of skin cancer by 55% -- and the danger is even greater when done in early adulthood. Significance to Optimal Health Significance to Optimal Health Spending time outdoors in the fresh air does wonders for the body and soul. Just remember that your skin needs extra protection from the sun. Types of Skin Cancer Types of Skin Cancer Basal cell carcinoma Squamous cell carcinomas Types of Skin Cancer Types of Skin Cancer Malignant Melanoma Other Effects From the Sun Other Effects From the Sun Skin Damage Cataracts and Other Eye Damage Immune Suppression Other Problems Other Problems In terms of cancer types; skin cancer history...
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