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),…

Full-Body Skin Exam – What to expect

Mar 12 2012

ASK THE EXPERT: What does a full-body exam entail? Laurie Jacobson, MD is a fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon and a member of the…