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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Sunburn Although the temperature is rising, making sunburn more likely, you can still get burned on cool or cloudy days. Find out which remedies really work. Understand food labels to avoid allergic reactions Perhaps you or a family member has a food allergy, or you're cooking [...]

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Cartoon Takes Aim at Rise in Melanoma Among Young People Many teenagers and sometimes their parents think melanoma won't happen to people under 20, so skin cancer cases in children aren't detected as early as physicians would like. To get the message out to kids of all ages about the importance of skin cancer prevention, Mayo Clinic created a cartoon-style [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Preventing Sunburn

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Marion McEvoy provides some tips to avoid sunburn. To listen, click the link below. Preventing Sunburn

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Treating Sunburn

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Marian McEvoy has some tips for keeping cool when you've been burned by the sun. To listen, click the link below. Treating Sunburn

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Have Fun in the Sun, But Be Sun Smart (& Join #SkinCancerChat)

Melanoma is rising faster than any other form of cancer, and it's happening to young people _ especially to young women, and even teens. To learn the latest on skin cancer prevention, detection and treatment and to share your questions and experiences, please join #SkinCancerChat on Wednesday, May 15, from [...]

Created by Sharon Theimer

Mayo Clinic Cartoon-Style PSAs Take Aim at Rise in Melanoma Among Young People

Melanoma is deadly and it's on the rise, particularly among teens and young adults. Research shows it’s up eightfold among women and fourfold among young men under 40. Mayo Clinic dermatologist Jerry Brewer, M.D., says, “We’re seeing melanoma happen more often in even teenagers nowadays ... and one of the messages is [...]

Created by Sharon Theimer

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