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Sun Protection and Skin Cancer Prevention in Melanin-Rich Skin
03.15.2022
The Skin of Color Society produced this educational interview featuring dermatologists of color discussing sun protection and skin cancer prevention…
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Sunscreen: Is it safe?
03.08.2022
We’ve heard the reasoning, and you may have as well. Some people say they choose not to use sunscreen because of the chemicals on the ingredient…
Sun Smart Voices - Maebob Enokenwa
Highlighting Skin of Color This Black History Month
02.15.2022
By Maebob Enokenwa Maebob Enokenwa February is Black History Month! It is the time of year that we spotlight the impact Black people have had…
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Elko School Nurse, Melanoma Survivor, Sun Safety Advocate
05.03.2021
By Christine Thompson, NCC Cancer Prevention Programs Manager There’s a lot to be said for following your gut instinct, especially when it comes to…
National Melanoma
Melanoma Monday Message - It Matters
05.04.2020
Today is “Melanoma Monday”, a day designed bring awareness to melanoma and remind us of what we can do to keep ourselves healthy. Melanoma is…
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Learn the 5 S’s to Be Sun Smart This Summer
05.01.2018
It’s once again Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month, recognized May 1 – 31 each year. Bookended by Melanoma Monday, this year May 7, and Don’t…
Trail Runners Get Sun Smart
Trail Runners Get Sun Smart
07.29.2016
Sun Smart volunteer, melanoma survivor, and runner Stacey Escalante brought sun safety and skin cancer prevention to trail runners at the 2016 Ragnar…
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Join Us on the Farm!
02.28.2016
Our friends Bill & Rocky at Bella Vista Farm LLC in Minden, Nevada invite you to join us for the first annual Skin Cancer Awareness Day at the…
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RenOpen Streets Gets Sun Smart
10.21.2015
It may have been rainy and overcast, but that didn't dampen the spirits of Nevada Cancer Coalition and Renown Health staff at this year's RenOpen…