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Skin Cancer Stats & Facts

Straight talk about the world’s most common cancer.


Of Americans will develop skin cancer
More than 2 people die of skin cancer every hour


sunburns doubles your risk for melanoma
melanoma early detection five-year survival rate (U.S.)


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THE BIG SEE® campaign aims to inspire you to get to know your skin, check yourself head-to-toe once a month
and keep these three words in mind:
It could save your life.

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