Video provides helpful information about skin cancer prevention

Cincinnati, OH (June 2, 2015) -- Mercy Health (formerly Catholic Health Partners) – a Catholic healthcare ministry serving Ohio and Kentucky – has devoted the seventh of its monthly Mercy Health: Helping You Be Well videos to skin cancer prevention. One in five Americans will get skin cancer.

In a concise video on Mercy Health’s YouTube channel, a Mercy Health expert addresses these skin cancer-related questions:

• What are the main causes of skin cancer?
• What are the main things you can do to prevent skin cancer?
• What are the warning signs of skin cancer?
• What are some treatment options for skin cancer?

An infographic with skin cancer facts is available at Mercy Health is also sharing helpful information throughout the month on its social media channels.

Mercy Health: Helping You Be Well, which spotlights key health issues and tips for healthy living, debuted in December. The videos feature Mercy Health physician experts who are committed to making lives better – mind, body and spirit.