According to a study of more than 100,000 U.S. adults followed for about 25 years, those who regularly consumed orange juice or whole grapefruit had a higher risk of developing melanoma.
Basically, if you’re going to enjoy the sun, you need to be careful. Tens of thousands of people die each year from too much sun.
In report released Tuesday by the CDC, the organization says melanoma is responsible for more than 9,000 skin cancer deaths in the U.S. each year.
A new study finds that drinking caffeinated coffee is associated with a lower risk of malignant melanoma.
Pilots and cabin crew have a new worry – skin cancer.
More restrictions for indoor tanning. The Food and Drug Administration today announced new warnings that will have to be on tanning beds.
3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has one Delaware families heartbreaking battle.
After the long winter, it’s not a surprise everyone is gearing up to enjoy some fun outdoors this summer. Before heading out to catch some rays, think about protecting your skin.
A new report reviews 88 studies from the past 21 years to see how prevalent indoor tanning is in the US, Australia, and Europe.
A local university is offering free skin cancer screenings in Philadelphia to help spread awareness of the disease.
Researchers say the melanoma cells produced certain compounds that weren’t detected in the VOCs from normal cells as well as more or less of other chemicals.
Philadelphia City Council will take up a bill later this month to regulate tanning salons, now that it’s been approved in committee.
3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more details.
Melanoma is the fastest growing cancer in America that’s attacking a growing number of young men and women. Now, a New Jersey man has made it his mission to save lives.
In 2010, fewer than half of girls aged 13-17 had received even just one dose of the vaccine against hpv, while only 32% had received the recommended 3 doses. This, as the death rate from hpv-associated cancers is growing.