Frequently Asked Questions about Melanoma

General Information about the melanoma awareness and prevention.

University of Louisville – Shame on YOU!

Mar 23 2015

University and Tanning Salons In 2008, Sun Tan City, a chain of tanning salons based out of Elizabethtown, Ky., gave $3 million…

Link Between Breast Cancer and Melanoma

Feb 04 2015

If you’ve had breast cancer or melanoma (the deadliest form of skin cancer), be aware that having either one raises the odds…

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…

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…

Pilots at high risk for melanoma

Dec 17 2014

UV Exposure on Planes: For Pilots, flying may be just as dangerous as FAKE BAKE Flight attendants and other airplane crew are…

Prevention: Genetic Testing

Nov 18 2014

Genetic Testing For Melanoma Risk Could Help With Prevention, According to Study Posted by: Ana de Barros, PhD November 14, 2014 0…

Exercise for cancer patients

Mar 12 2014

The Importance of Exercise March 12, 2014 Carol Michaels Carol Michaels, a Cancer Exercise Specialist and fitness consultant Carol Michaels is a…

Melanoma Risk Assessment

Apr 14 2014

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

Immunotherapy shows promise against melanoma

Jun 04 2014

          By unleashing the immune system to attack skin cancer, researchers have made important strides against melanoma, according…