May is National Skin Cancer Awareness Month

May is National Skin Cancer Awareness Month

According to Skin Cancer Foundation, with 5.4 million cases in more than 3.3 million people diagnosed annually, skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. There are different types of skin cancer such as Actinic Keratoses (AK), Basal cell carcinoma (BCC), Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) and Melanoma. Fortunately, skin cancer is also one of the most…More

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Besides skin cancer, breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer among women in the United States and in many other countries across the world. This is the main reason why one month of the year is specifically devoted to spreading awareness about the condition. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This annual campaign is …More

Sun Safety Week – June 1 to 7

Sun Safety Week

We all know that the sun is the richest source of vitamin D and exposure to the sun exposure is necessary to help the body absorb calcium for stronger, healthier bones. However, spending too much time in the sun would do more harm than good. The damaging ultraviolet (UV) rays are the greatest during the … More