Useful Links

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American Academy of Dermatology: Overviews of the different types of skin cancers.

American Cancer Society: Skin cancer facts. Offers MedClips, streaming audio and video educational programs addressing topics of interest to patients, their families and friends.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: The CDC leads national efforts to reduce skin cancer through education.

Lance Armstrong Foundation: Practical information and tools people living with cancer need to live strong.

MedicineNet: Easy-to-read, in-depth, authoritative medical information for consumers via a network of interactive Web sites.

MEDLINEplus: A service of the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health, provides news and information on skin cancer from government agencies and health-related organizations.

MedicineWorld: Skin cancer home page.

National Cancer Institute: In-depth information about skin cancer causes, diagnosis, and treatment options.

The following publications are also available, in PDF format, on the NCI's web site,

National Comprehensive Cancer Network: Skin cancer treatment guidelines for patients.

Skin Cancer Foundation: The Skin Cancer Foundation is dedicated to reducing the incidence of skin cancer through a combination of research, public education and awareness.