Take the Quiz: Skin Cancer

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Don’t be fooled by rumors and misinformation about your skin. Get the facts. Test your knowledge of these 6 common beliefs about skin cancer.


1

Skin cancer can almost always be cured if it’s found early.


2

Skin cancer is by far the most common type of cancer in the US.


3

Skin cancer is not something young people have to worry about.


4

Tanning beds are a safe way to tan; they don’t cause skin cancer like sunlight does.


5

People with dark skin don’t need to worry about skin cancer.


6

Skin cancer is easy to see – it always starts as a new dark-colored bump that’s tender.