Volume 10 - Issue 5 - May 2002

D uring this month — which you’re probably aware is Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Awareness Month — your patients are sure to get a heavy dose of information about how to prevent skin cancer. How can you help them soak up these potentially life-saving facts? New study results and other information presented by dermatologists at an April news conference, held by the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) in New York City, offer insight. Here’s a look at what the presenters had to say. School Kids and Sun Exposure A new study presented at the conference followed four high