With summer temperatures here, many residents are heading outdoors to enjoy the sunshine. But before doing that, the Trumbull Health Department encourages all residents to protect themselves from the sun during their daily routine.
Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States, accounting for nearly half of all cancers. Melanoma is the most serious type of skin cancer. The American Cancer Society estimates 96,480 new cases of melanoma will be diagnosed in the United States this year. Of those, 930 cases will be diagnosed in Connecticut residents