May is Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month. Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation, who reports that one in five Americans will develop skin cancer by the age of 70.
Being conscious of how to protect yourself from the sun from an early age is the best way to defend yourself against developing skin cancer. Here are the precautions you should take to protect your skin all year-round, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation:
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