You’ve probably heard that getting too much sun could cause skin cancer. But do you really know the facts about skin cancer? Consider the following skin cancer facts:

  • Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States.
  • There are actually three different types of skin cancer, but one type is more deadly.
  • Contact with certain chemicals can also cause skin cancer.

There’s no doubt that skin cancer is a killer, but thankfully the news about sun exposure isn’t all bad. In fact, a small amount of sunshine is actually healthy because it provides our bodies with vitamin D. The following infographic, published by, will help you to learn more about skin cancer and the effects of sun exposure (both good and bad).

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Shining Light On Skin Cancer

David Wallace

David Wallace

David Wallace is a search & social media marketer who lives in Ahwatukee Arizona with his lovely wife. Interests & hobbies include all things Disney, roller coasters, musicianship and Christianity.

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