In the News: Free Skin Cancer Screening Event for Ocean Lifeguards

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Scripps MD Anderson expert talks prevention, early detection

A lifeguard receives skin cancer screening outdoors by a medical professional.

State park lifeguard Macy Sivadge is screened by dermatologist Dr. Stephanie Clements

Scripps MD Anderson expert talks prevention, early detection

Local news outlets covered a free skin cancer screening event for ocean lifeguards, hosted by Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center. Hugh Greenway, MD, shared practical steps people can take to keep their skin safe, and the importance of detecting skin cancers early. Dr. Greenway is medical director of dermatologic surgery at Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center and is a Scripps Clinic physician.

Watch the coverage on KPBS-TV: Free Skin Cancer Screenings for State Lifeguards

View the 10 News TV segment: Doctors Say Skin Cancer Rates are Higher

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