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According to the American Academy of Dermatology, one out of five people develop skin cancer in their life, making it the most common type of cancer in the United States. Luckily, skin cancer prevention and treatment is highly successful with early detection. What is Skin Cancer? Skin cancer is a condition where abnormal cells grow […]
Summer is finally here, which means that many of us will be spending more time outdoors in the sun! While this is something to look forward to, it is also important to educate yourself on how to properly protect your skin from the sun. The sun’s UV rays can cause skin damage, early signs of […]
Skin cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer in the U.S. However, it can also be easily treated if caught in the early stages. Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) are the most common forms and can develop anywhere in the body. If you have been diagnosed with one […]
As we move into the summer months, it’s more important than ever to remember your sunscreen. However, it’s crucial to wear SPF year-round, even in northern climates like Fargo, North Dakota! Dr. Ness of Fargo Dermatology has several recommendations for patients looking to develop an SPF routine, but if you’re not convinced yet, here are […]
Melanoma is a type of skin cancer often classified as the most serious kind. If allowed to grow, it can spread rapidly to other parts of the body which can be deadly. But melanoma is highly treatable when found early. It is important, especially if you have a family history of melanoma, to know what […]