May 10, 2022

Coloradans have a higher risk than people who live in most other states. “In this state, we do receive a lot of sun exposure,” explained Dr. Ryan Weight, a medical oncologist with the Sarah Cannon Research Institute. “We have a very high UV index in Colorado which can put our population and fellow Coloradans at risk.”

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Learn more about skin cancer from the Sarah Cannon Cancer Center at HealthONE