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What increases my risk for non-melanoma skin cancer?

The main risk factor for non-melanoma skin cancer is sun exposure, particularly sunburns. Chrysalyne Schmults, MD, Dermatologist at Brigham and Women's Hospital discusses how tanning beds may be a factor in these types of skin cancer as well.

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