Skin Cancer Awareness Month 2023 Resource Hub
Skin Cancer Awareness Month is here once again! As we welcome back the summer sun, you can rest assured our board-certified dermatologists are ready to help you protect yourself and your skin from the sun’s harmful UV rays. With statistics showing increased melanoma among South Carolinians in recent years, staying on top of sun safety trends and best practices has never been more critical. To help keep you up-to-date during Skin Cancer Awareness Month (and beyond!), we’ve compiled our latest helpful list of skin cancer education resources.
And after you’re finished reading this blog, read our 2022 hub for additional resources not found below!
The Mayo Clinic
The Mayo Clinic is a renowned medical institution committed to educating people about skin cancer. With extensive research and innovative treatments, the clinic is at the forefront of skin cancer prevention and care.
Through their work, the Mayo Clinic provides resources to help patients, families and the public better understand skin cancer and progress the state of its care. With its cutting-edge research and patient-focused approach, the Mayo Clinic continues to lead the way in our joint battle against skin cancer.
The Skin Cancer Foundation
Searching for a centric hub for skin cancer insights? Look no further than The Skin Cancer Foundation! This organization is wholly dedicated to educating the public about skin cancer and promoting prevention efforts.
The Foundation offers a wealth of information on protecting yourself from skin cancer, how to spot the signs of the disease and what to do if you or someone you love is diagnosed. As a proven source of expert knowledge, the Skin Cancer Foundation is a reliable outlet for friendly, accessible skin cancer advice.
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
The American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) is an organization advancing the field of dermatological surgery in the United States. With a commitment to supporting both patients and professionals, ASDS offers a wealth of resources and skin cancer knowledge regarding sun safety practices, self-exams, and more.
From cutting-edge research and education to the latest advancements in surgical techniques, ASDS is committed to fostering innovation and excellence in dermatology.
American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is a nonprofit organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem through groundbreaking research, advocacy and patient support. The Society offers a variety of patient-focused services, including lodging for those undergoing cancer treatments, transportation to appointments and support groups for patients and caregivers. With over 100 years of experience, the American Cancer Society continues to strive toward its ambitious yet worthwhile goal – a world without cancer.
Charleston Dermatology’s Board-Certified Dermatologists
At Charleston Dermatology, skin care is a team effort. As your local skin care experts, our board-certified team is devoted to providing you with the proper care and education needed to live your best healthy skin life. With a blog of skincare tips and resources, as well as available highly-effective Mohs Surgery treatments, Charleston Dermatology is ready to help you navigate skin cancer worries and all your dermatological needs. Contact us today to schedule your visit.