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The Truth About Tanning Bed Dangers You Should Avoid

Here’s the truth about tanning bed dangers you should avoid. Using a tanning bed is known to cause major health problems, including skin cancer, cataracts, and premature aging. Beware of the tanning bed dangers. Despite these alarming facts, one out …

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Know your ABCDE’s and get your annual skin check

Summer is almost in full swing! Before you start laying out this beach season, be sure get your annual skin exam. Skin checks for abnormal moles or growths are basic sun safety that should be practiced year-round. Spending time in …

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Get involved to help cure Melanoma Skin Cancer

  Melanoma is by far the deadliest form of skin cancer. Early detection of melanoma can significantly reduce mortality. The risk of dying from skin cancer is directly related to the depth of the cancer, which is directly related to …

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Anne Arundel Dermatology to host Melanoma 5K Walk/Run

Did you know that Maryland has the 7th highest rate of new melanoma diagnoses nationwide among White residents, who are the highest risk for melanoma? And did you know that each year there are more new cases of skin cancer than …

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Go with Your Own Glow: The Problem with Tanning

You think that a little color on your skin is fine, right? That it gives you a healthy “glow” and helps keep your skin clear. A quick trip to the tanning salon can’t wreak too much havoc on your skin, …

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