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…

New Therapies Raise Hope

Feb 17 2014

New therapies raise hope for a breakthrough in tackling cancer By Arthur Allen, (Feb 17, 2014) In the summer of 2012, a…

Vemurafenib Comination Effective in Advanced BRAF-Mutant Melanoma

May 12 2014

Encouraging Data: The combination of the BRAF inhibitor vemurafenib (Zelboraf) with the investigational MEK inhibitor cobimetinib (GDC-0973) demonstrated a 13.7-month median progression-free…

Immunotherapy for melanoma

Mar 29 2014

Immunotherapy for melanoma progresses with some interesting response patterns By: SHARON WORCESTER, Oncology Report Digital Network HOLLYWOOD, FLA. – Tremendous progress has…

Sun Smart Marathoners

Mar 26 2014

Endurance Athletes at high risk for skin cancer and melanoma. Fall is marathon season! Whether you’re running in Death Valley (December 4),…