New Tool Helping Doctors Better Detect Skin CancerDoctors use dermatoscopes to detect all kinds of skin cancer, as well as other kinds of skin and scalp problems.
Health: A Simple Check Can Spot Skin Cancer"Skin cancer is an epidemic, actually, in the United States," Dr. Stephen Hess, a Philadelphia dermatologist, said.
Doctors: New Blood Tests Can Detect Skin CancerDoctors in New York report that two new blood tests can reliably detect skin cancers.
Skin Cancer Drop In Northeast Bucks Rising Rates ElsewhereA decline in melanoma cases and deaths in Northeast states bucks a national trend for the deadliest skin cancer and may reflect benefits of strong prevention programs, a study suggests.
Melanoma Rates On the Rise In U.S.More Americans than ever are being diagnosed with melanoma.
Tips To Keep You Safe From The Summer SunSkin cancer is the number one malignancy, but you can take action to protect yourself.
Cancer Patient Creates 'Melanoma Foundation' To Help Others Make The Best Out Of Skin CancerTara was 29 years old when melanoma took her life, but her legacy still lives on.
This Is The Time Of Year When Many Become Aware Of Skin Lesions, Including Skin CancerThis is the time of year when many of us become aware of skin lesions including skin cancer. The major reason is that we notice our skin because we are wearing lighter clothes and clothes that reveal more of us like bathing suits.
Free Skin Cancer Screenings Offered Today In Huntingdon ValleyThe Skin Cancer Foundation's Road to Healthy Skin Tour's 38-foot customized RV will be parked outside the Rite Aid at 1035 County Line Road in Huntingdon Valley.
Can Eating Too Much Citrus Increase Your Risk For Skin Cancer?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.
Basal Cell Skin Cancer On The RiseBasal cell carcinoma is the most common form of skin cancer. Those who are at risk should get regular skin checks.
Survey: Consumers Find Sunscreen Labels ConfusingResearchers from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine surveyed more than 100 people and found only 43 percent understood the definition of “sun protection factor,” or SPF.
Deadly Risks Of Sun TanningBasically, 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.
CDC: Melanoma Rates Have Doubled Over Last 30 YearsIn 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.
Doctors Warn About Potential Dangers Of Gel ManicuresLove the staying power of a gel manicure? You might want to be careful about how frequently you’re getting them.