Bronxville, NY – October 1, 2010 – Lawrence Hospital Center is offering free skin cancer screenings. According to SkinCancer.org, "September is here, but sun protection is not just a summer responsibility. The risk of skin cancer, which is associated with the sun’s harmful ultraviolet (UV) radiation, is a concern throughout the year."
If you or someone you know is concerned about the possibility of developing skin cancer, take part in a free screening for skin cancer on Friday, October 15th from 1pm to 3pm at Lawrence Hospital's Center for Advanced Surgery on the 5th floor. Nancy Howanitz, MD, a Lawrence dermatologist, will perform the free screenings. Pre-registration is not required. For more information, call Joanne Lewis at 914-787-5050.