Friday July 5th, 2019

Friday July 5th:   The following offices are open: Closing times may vary by location   Main: 2630 E 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28204 Matthews: 1238 Mann Drive, Matthews, NC 28105 Waverly: 11840 Southmore Drive, Charlotte, NC 28277   and   Myrtle Beach: 8208 Devon Court, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

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Molluscum contagiosum

Molluscum contagiosum is a common viral skin infection of childhood that causes localised clusters of epidermal papules called mollusca and mainly affects infants and young children under the age of 10 years. It is more prevalent in warm climates than cool ones, and in overcrowded environments. Adolescents and adults are less often infected. What causes…

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Sun Safe Clothing

  What Is Sun-Safe Clothing? What’s the best way to protect yourself from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays (UVR), given that we need to work, travel, and sometimes play outside? Clothing is the most basic and generally the best means of sun protection. Not all clothing is equal, however, and some of it isn’t actually…

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    Squamous Cell Carcinoma Every skin cancer patient is different. The cancer experts at Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) have extensive experience in properly staging and diagnosing the disease, and developing a treatment plan that’s tailored to your specific type of skin cancer. These cancers are the second most common type of skin…

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Facts About Skin Cancer

  Fast Facts About Skin Cancer: 1) Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, and includes different types. 2) Unprotected skin can be damaged by the sun’s UV rays in as little as 15 minutes. 3) Even if it’s cool and cloudy, you still need protection. UV rays, not the temperature,…

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