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Bernards Health Department To Hold Skin Cancer Screening

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Bernards Township Health Department, 262 S. Finley Ave., Basking Ridge. Credits: Courtesy of Bernards Township Health Department
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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Two skin cancer screenings are being offered by the Bernards Township Health department on Monday, July 9 and Tuesday, July 17. This screening is offered to local residents aged 18 years and older, who are not currently under the care of a dermatologist, and who have not attended a Bernards Township skin cancer screening in the past three years. 

The screening is conducted by a board certified dermatologist, who will conduct a full-body exam, and offer prevention information in conjunction with the guidelines from the American Academy of Dermatology, according to the health department. All participants will receive a copy of their screening results.

Pre-registration is required. Participants can sign up at the Bernards Township Health Department lat 262 S. Finley Ave. in Basking Ridge, or register by phone at 908-204-2520. 

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The screening is scheduled to take place from 3 to 7 p.m. on Monday, July 9, and also from 2 to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, July 17, at at the Fellowship Village Wellness Center, 8000 Fellowship Road, in the Liberty Corner section of Bernards Township. The suggested donation is $10.  

The Bernards Township Health Department is a contractual health agency serving Bernards Township, Bernardsville Borough, Chester Borough, Long Hill Township, Mendham Borough, and Peapack and Gladstone Borough. For more information, call 908-204-2520 or visit www.bernardshealth.org.

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