When should cancer screening – like mammograms and colonoscopies – be done? Here are some guidelines.
For several years now health officials have been issuing warnings about indoor tanning beds and it appears teens may be paying attention.
A new report finds that airline pilots and cabin crew may have an increased rate of melanoma – but what does this mean?
Pilots and cabin crew have a new worry – skin cancer.
Dermatologists trying to determine which skin lesions need testing first should ask patients how those patches feel.
Dr. Diedra McCafferty spoke about Skin Cancer and ways to try to prevent it starting at a young age.
More restrictions for indoor tanning. The Food and Drug Administration today announced new warnings that will have to be on tanning beds.
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.
The fact that Mike Schmidt has malignant melanoma has raised a lot of questions and concerns about the disease.
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 study from the University of Edinburgh suggests that a healthy dose of sunlight every day can actually help lower your blood pressure.
A local university is offering free skin cancer screenings in Philadelphia to help spread awareness of the disease.
Only sunscreen that says Broad Spectrum protects against both UVB and UVA rays.
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.
Now that sun exposure is considered a cancer risk on the same level with tobacco and asbestos, it’s time to get serious about protecting yourself.