Skin Health

Summer is upon us, so now is not the time to neglect your skin. Take our assessment test, which will evaluate your previous sun exposure, skin type and family history to determine your chances of developing melanoma. Based on your answers, you’ll be given recommendations for healthy behaviors, screenings and other measures to reduce your risk. If you have additional concerns or need professional assistance, the Atlantic Melanoma Center offers extensive diagnostic and treatment services for all types of melanoma. Learn more >



Skin Health Programs and Screenings

Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available. Unless otherwise noted, to register for any of these programs call 1-800-247-9580 Monday through Thursday between 8:30am to 8:00pm and Friday between 8:30am and 4:30pm, or sign-up online at Atlantic Health System’s classes and events registration; all programs are free unless a fee is indicated.

Chambers Center for Well Being
The Chambers Center for Well Being can help you develop a personal plan for a healthier lifestyle. Through lectures, classes and therapeutic services, we’ll show you how stress management, proper dietary balance and increased exercise can improve your overall well-being – mind, body and spirit. View a full list of classes, services and related fees > or call 973-971-6301.


Skin Health Articles
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A treatment that harnesses the power of helpful bacteria living naturally on the skin might be a breakthrough treatment for eczema, early research suggests.

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Many millennials and young people continue to tan, despite warnings about the link between excess sun exposure and skin cancer, new research warns.

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Taking the drug Keytruda after surgery for advanced melanoma significantly reduced patients' risk of their cancer returning, a new study found.

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A walk down the aisle may be a healthy step to better skin cancer detection.

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Even though it's widely known that tanning bed use greatly increases the odds for skin cancer, 70 percent of Americans who've used the devices have never had a doctor check them for the disease.

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Doctors should start early with skin cancer prevention advice when their patients are light-skinned, suggests new guidelines that bump that starting point back to the age of 6 months.

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