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Skin cancer screening at Rockcare on July 15-16

Skin cancer is the most common of all cancer types. More than 3.5 million cases of non-melanoma skin cancer are diagnosed each year in the United States, and more than 73,000 cases of melanoma (the most serious form of skin cancer) are expected to be diagnosed in 2015.

The City is offering free skin cancer screening by appointment at Rockcare on July 15-16. Call 512-324-3375 to schedule an appointment.

Although skin cancer risk factors are present every day, the dangers are greater during the long days of summer when you may spend more time in the sun. This infographic focuses on easy-to-follow tips to help you be sun sensible and reduce your risk of skin cancer.

skin cancer infographic