Skin Cancer and Prevention Month

Young and elderly female

Summer is almost upon us, and many people enjoy spending their time under the sun in Los Angeles and Orange County.  However, being under the sun also means we are exposed to the ultraviolet rays that are harmful to our skin that can potentially cause skin cancer.  According to studies, an estimate of one in five American will develop skin cancer.  The good news is that it can easily be prevented, detected, and cured.

Seeking shade,  wearing clothing to cover up, and applying protective sunscreen can dramatically increase your chance in preventing skin cancer.  If you notice new or changing spots on your skin, you might want to discuss with your dermatologist about any suspicions.  When the skin cancer is caught early, it can be cured at a staggering 98% of the time according to the American Academy of Dermatology.

Fighting skin cancer is not as overwhelming as other types of cancer, but it is still a cause worth raising awareness for.  If there is a person that can be saved from having awareness about skin cancer prevention and early detection, then it is worth our time to have an open discussion about the subject.

Finding the right caregiver is not daunting as fighting cancer, but many families are being frustrated by the process.  At A-1 Home Care, we make the process of finding the right caregiver for your elderly loved one a seamless one.  We only hire the highest quality caregivers that has at least 2 years of caregiving experience, and we make sure their personality and other intangible qualities shine through and are compatible with our clients.  We offer a variety of different services, including Cancer Care, Alzheimer Care, Parkinson’s Care, Post Surgical Care, Kidney Disease Care, and more.  Licensed, bonded, and insured to serve the entire Los Angeles and Orange County area, A-1 Home Care is equipped and ready to provide excellent in home care service to seniors residing in Santa Monica, Malibu, Westwood, Beverly Hills, Burnbank, Glendale, Pasadena, Altadena, Arcadia, Torrance, Whittier, Newport Beach, Huntington Beach and more.

Affordable home care service available 24/7, call 562-929-8400 to inquire about service.  You may also visit for additional information.


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