Skin disorders and cancer

Skin disorders cover a wide range of conditions, some benign, some very serious, and some are even a sign of another underlying illness.

A skin disorder not only affects your physical health, but may also affect your emotional well-being. Every year millions of people suffer from some kind of skin disorder.

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Are you worried about your skin?

When skin cancer is found early it is mostly easy to treat and poses only a small threat to life. But one type, melanoma, is difficult to treat unless detected early.