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This is Dr. David
melanoma is not a hereditary type of cancer.
but if you are fair skinned and light haired and light colored eyes, your skin can be very sensitive to sun and sun burns.
so you have to protect your skin with sunscreen and wear a hat and not get too much sun which can damage your skin and cause skin cancer.
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no, her having melanoma does not mean you will get melanoma.
being healthy does not affect if you get skin melanoma skin cancer.
you have to stay out of the sun and protect your skin from sun damage to lower your risks for melanoma skin cancer.
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