Skin Cancer

Protect yourself from harmful UV rays

According to the Center of Disease Control and Prevention, skin cancer treatment costs Americans about $1.7 billion each year. How much does a bottle of sunscreen cost you might ask? Well if you're like most families in Carroll County, you can find it at Wal-Mart for around $8. No comparison, I'll take the sunscreen please! Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. And cancer remains the second-most common cause of death in the U.S., accounting for nearly one of every four deaths. So why do we not seek protection from harmful UV rays emitted from the sun? Here are some tips to help stay protected from those harmful rays and have fun in the sun: ...