Here comes the sun: Skin cancer dangers are definitely real
With spring break and prom right around the corner, a local awareness group is trying to spread the word about the dangers of skin cancer.
"Today's youth are very naive," said Tina Johnson, a member of the Monica Jensen Foundation. "They think it's never going to happen to them."
In reality, more than 68,000 people in the United States were diagnosed with melanoma in 2009 -- of those, 8,600 died.