How Deeply Does the Sun Damage Your Skin

May 07 2015

The sun produces three kinds of ultraviolet radiation: UVA, UVB and UVC. The types of UV rays are categorized by their different…

Key Genetic Factor Controls Mole Development Into Melanoma

Jan 25 2015

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania and the Wistar Institute recently discovered a key genetic factor that maintains skin moles in a…

Sunscreen Donation to LifeGuards

Jul 10 2015

Glen Ellyn Park District Sunset Pool LifeGuards Jack’s Fund has donated sunscreen to the Glen Ellyn Park District Lifeguards at Sunset Pool…

7th Graders join the fight against skin cancer

Apr 29 2015

Jack’s Fund invited to participate in Problem Based Learning at Hadley Junior. Subject:  Stop Melanoma … Stop Tanning! As a way to…

Sunscreen Initiative

Apr 17 2008

$12,000 DUPAGE HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETES GET SUNSCREEN DONATIONS FOR SKIN CANCER PROTECTION Jack H. Marston II Melanoma Fund Delivering 2,500 Bottles of…

Sun Savvy Traveler

Dec 19 2014

Lucky enough to be heading to warmer climates this winter? Stay savvy about the sun. You may be on vacation, but your skin…

Check Yourself!

Jan 19 2015

The difference between a mole and melanoma explained Friday, January 16, 2015 – WOMEN’S DAY With the number of skin cancer cases…

Focus on College Students

Oct 31 2015

HALF OF TOP U.S. COLLEGES PROVIDE TANNING BEDS FOR STUDENTS A Tan to Die for: Millions of US college students may have…

Surgeon General CALL TO ACTION

Jul 31 2014

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Melanoma Risk Assessment

Apr 14 2014

Sun exposure, family history guide risk assessment for melanoma screening       NEW YORK — Several factors can help better define…