Skin Cancer Prevention

Posted at 1:01 PM, Jun 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-06 13:01:40-04

Erie County Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein talks about the importance of using protection for your skin in the summer. 

The sun is not healthy and any tan indicates skin damage has occurred. 

One in five Americans will develop skin cancer in their lifetime. 

She tells us 1 person in the United States dies from melanoma every hour. 

Dr. Burstein gives us some healthy tips about sun screen and bug repellent.