No one is immune to the deadly form of skin cancer, Melanoma. Awareness and Early detection are the best forms of defense. Make sure to book your annual skin exam with a Board Certified Dermatologist today! http://www.skincancer.org/news/melanoma/marley
Studies have found that coffee consumption can be preventative when it comes to skin cancer. In some cases, coffee consumption lowered the risk of Melanoma. “Drinking four or more cups of coffee was associated with a 20 percent risk reduction compared with those who drank none” As always, applying SPF, wearing UV protective clothing, and… Read More
http://www.chron.com/news/health/article/Pediatric-melanoma-a-growing-occurrence-5424359.php May is skin cancer awareness month…don’t forget to use sunscreen and schedule your skin cancer screening appointment with our Board Certified Dermatologists. Call today 201-265-1300 X 5.
Stay tuned! Dr Rebecca Baxt will be on Sirius XM – Doctor Radio, Channel 81 today, 12pm to 1pm discussing Melanoma and Skin Cancer.
It is smart to stay in the shade during bright days but it still does not fully protect you from dangerous sun rays. Remember to always protect your skin by wearing sun block and protective clothing. http://www.skincancer.org/prevention/sun-protection/shade
The sun sure is shining these days! Make sure to follow these new guidelines of sunscreen use to optimize your skin protection during this summer. http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/05/27/the-new-rules-for-sunscreen/
The FDA is rightfully cracking down on tanning beds to have clearly marked warning labels explaining its dangers. Dr. Rebecca Baxt is currently offering free cancer screenings this Wednesday at Valley Hospital as well as this Friday in Hackensack for the Skin Cancer Foundation’s ‘Road to Healthy Skin Tour Bus’. Don’t use tanning beds and… Read More
We are thrilled that our home state of New Jersey has banned tanning for minors under 17! No one should use tanning beds for any reason of any age, but it is a good start. This should help reduce the incidence of skin cancer especially melanoma which is on the rise. Stay safe this summer… Read More
Congratulations to Dr. Rebecca Baxt for joining the Skin Cancer Foundation’s fight to detect skin cancer early when its curable. She recently volunteered to do free walk-in screenings out of the Skin Cancer Foundation’s RV in the heart of New York City! If you haven’t had your skin cancer screening, don’t delay, call now!
Kudos to our colleagues in New Zealand calling for regulations on proper laser use and sun beds. This reminds us how important it is to have board certified dermatologists treating your skin and to avoid tanning beds. Our board certified dermatologists are qualified to fit your skin care needs! http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10848299