Resources-Skin Cancer

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National Institutes of Health (NIH)—Medline Plus—Skin Cancer

NIH—Medline Plus-Tanning
Dangers of tanning, description of effects of UV rays, how to protect skin from UV rays, and indoor tanning issues.

NIH—Medline Plus-The Magazine— Quiz: Test Your Skin Cancer IQ

NIH-News in Health-Sun and Skin: The Dard Side of Sun Exposure

NIH—Medline Plus-Skin Cancer: Biology, Risk Factors, and Treatment

NIH, National Cancer Institute—Skin Cancer Prevention
General information about skin cancer, prevention, types of skin cancer, and information about skin structure and anatomy.

Cancer Action Network—Just the Facts: Teens and the Dangers of Indoor Tanning

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)—Skin Cancer: Indoor Tanning Is Not Safe

CDC-United States Cancer Statistics: Data Visualizations
The official federal statistics on cancer incidence an deaths, produced by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Cancer Institute (NCI).

CDC—#SunSafe Selfie
Lots of links to tips for sun safety, statistics, basic skin cancer information and more.


American Academy of Dermatology—Skin Cancer
Incidence rates, risk factors, mortality rates, prevention and detection.

Mayo Clinic—Skin Cancer
Symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment of skin cancer.

The Skin Cancer Foundation—Skin Cancer
Lots of information about treatment advances, sun effects on your skin, safe suncreens, why men get more skin cancer, prevention and more.