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Prescription for Health: Skin Cancer (2014)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2014-07-11

Duration: 00:04:50

Subjects: Whitfield, Rani G. | Health | Skin cancer


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Whitfield, Rani Interviewee


This “Prescription for Health” segment from the July 11, 2014, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham and Shauna Sanford’s in-studio interview with Dr. Rani Whitfield on skin cancer, the most common cancer in the world. Dr. Whitfield discusses: the types of skin cancer; protecting your skin with sunscreen; and the importance of Vitamin D.