Melanoma PSA Sydney Weinert Ben Gersch
Updated: 2/12/2020
Melanoma PSA Sydney Weinert Ben Gersch

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  • I don't need any sunscreen
  • Oh no! I got sunburnt
  • That's a weird mole I've never seen before
  • Years Later....
  • Unprotected and excessive UV exposure is the leading cause for Melanoma.
  • It seems that you are in the early stages of Melanoma.
  • RESULTS:~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
  • Having one blistering sunburn as a child or a teenager doubles your chance of developing Melanoma.
  • Are you ready for your chemo injection Miss.Becker
  • If you notice a new mole or one is growing head to your doctor immediately.
  • Never leave the house without sunscreen. UV rays kill!
  • Bob's Hardware
  • If detected early the estimated 5 year survival rate is 99%.
  • The way to treat Melanoma depends on the stage when it's detected, treatments include chemotherapy, radiation, and immunotherapy.
  • The best way to prevent Melanoma is to use sunscreen anytime you are exposed to UV rays, and avoid tanning beds. For more information go to skincancer.org.