Early detection saves lives. To raise funds for skin cancer education, prevention, and treatment, Anne Arundel Dermatology is holding its fourth Strides Against Skin Cancer 5K this May. Adform Creative is pleased to announce our support for this cause.
Did you know?
- The annual cost of treating nonmelanoma and melanoma skin cancers in the U.S. is estimated at $8.1 billion.
- If detected in it's earliest stages, melanoma has a 99% 5-year survival rate.
- Approximately 9,500 people are diagnosed with skin cancer every day.
- On average two people die every hour from skin cancer.
Proceeds from the Anne Arundel Dermatology's 5K benefit The Skin Cancer Foundation. Founded in 1979, the organization is a non-profit that works to educate the public and the medical community on the importance of preventing oneself from skin cancer, the need for regular skin checks, and the importance of prompt and effective treatment.
Their proactive approach has saved and improved the lives of many. Support their efforts today by donating to the organization.