College Students' Knowledge and Attitudes about Cancer and Perceived Risks of Developing Skin Cancer
By: Lenore Mary Lamanna
Published: 2003
Uploaded: 08/18/2006
Uploaded by: Pocket Masters
Pockets: Health & Behavior Studies, Health Education, Teachers College Program Collections
Tags: GENERAL, Health Science, Nursing, PUBLIC HEALTH.


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Description/Abstract: Skin cancer is the most commonly occurring cancer in the United States. Primary prevention practices for skin cancer are fully documented in the literature for reducing the damaging effects of ultraviolet radiation on skin. Late adolescents, inherent to their young age and risk taking behaviors are more likely to sunbathe.

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