Jimmie Johnson has skin cancer removed from shoulder

As a seven-time NASCAR champion, Jimmie Johnson is filled to the brim with racing knowledge and advice. On Monday, the advice that Johnson was offering up had to do with being at, on and off of the track. Johnson took to Twitter on Monday to encourage all of his followers to always wear sunblock. This comes on the heels of Johnson having had Basal cell carcinoma cut out of his shoulder. According to the Mayo Clinic, Basal cell carcinoma is a type of skin cancer that is usually caused by overexposure to the sun. Basal cell carcinoma is a type of skin cancer. Basal cell carcinoma begins in the basal cells — a type of cell within the skin that produces new skin cells as old ones die off. Basal cell carcinoma often appears as a slightly transparent bump on the skin, though it can take other forms. Basal cell carcinoma occurs most often on areas of the skin that are exposed to the sun, such as your head and neck. Most basal cell carcinomas are thought to be caused by long-term exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiat
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