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The material contained on this site is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Reliance on any information provided by The Skin Cancer Foundation, The Skin Cancer Foundation employees, sponsors, others appearing on the site at the invitation of The Skin Cancer Foundation, or other visitors to the site is solely at your own risk.

The Skin Cancer Foundation does not recommend or endorse any specific treatments, physicians, procedures, opinions or other information that may be mentioned on the site. Sponsorship of The Skin Cancer Foundation does not imply endorsement of the sponsor's products. Information concerning clinical trials is intended to help patients find programs that may be of interest to them, and to help patients contact the centers conducting the research. The Skin Cancer Foundation is neither promoting this research nor involved in conducting any of these trials.

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The Skin Cancer Foundation copyright materials may not be reproduced in whole or in part by persons, organizations or corporations other than The Skin Cancer Foundation without the prior written permission of The Skin Cancer Foundation.  To obtain permission, contact info@skincancer.org.

Linking policy

The Skin Cancer Foundation allows text links to content on The Skin Cancer Foundation website.  However, linking should not (a) suggest that The Skin Cancer Foundation promotes or endorses any third party's causes, ideas, political campaigns, websites, products or services, nor (b) use The Skin Cancer Foundation copyrighted information or logo, trademarks or service marks, without the express written consent of The Skin Cancer Foundation, nor (c) use The Skin Cancer Foundation content for commercial or fundraising purposes. We reserve the right to withdraw permission for any link at any time.  For more information, contact info@skincancer.org.

Links to Third Party Sites

The Skin Cancer Foundation has provided links to Internet sites maintained by third parties, over which The Skin Cancer Foundation has no control. The Skin Cancer Foundation does not endorse the content, operators, products or services of such sites, and The Skin Cancer Foundation is not responsible or liable for the content, operators, availability, accuracy, quality, advertising, products, services or other materials on or available from such sites. The Skin Cancer Foundation shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, products or services available on or through such sites.