By Ashik Siddique | Jun 13, 2013 11:23 PM EDT
A new nanotechnology-based sensor can detect the smell of human melanoma from cancerous skin cells.
By Jonathan Weiss | Jun 11, 2013 03:05 PM EDT
Researchers have found that cancer treatment works more effectively against drug-resistant melanoma cells when aided by a diabetes drug.
By Ashik Siddique | Jun 10, 2013 08:44 PM EDT
Former Journey singer Steve Perry is recovering from a surgery that removed a cancerous melanoma from his cheek, just six months after losing his girlfriend to cancer.
By Susan Scutti | Jun 06, 2013 02:05 PM EDT
The symptoms of skin cancer may be detected by your own routine self-inspection.
By Sabrina Bachai | Jun 06, 2013 10:21 AM EDT
While many makeups tout their sun protective qualities, applying a liquid foundation or powder with SPF might actually not be enough.
By Susan Scutti | Jun 05, 2013 11:09 AM EDT
In order to spot cancerous moles, follow the ABCDE rule.
By Jonathan Weiss | May 29, 2013 05:25 PM EDT
GSK's new melanoma drugs are targeted toward specific mutations present in the skin cancer.
By Jonathan Weiss | May 20, 2013 10:08 AM EDT
You may not be as protected from cancer and premature skin aging as you think.
By Anthony Rivas | May 15, 2013 07:40 PM EDT
Fred White, the former broadcaster for the Kansas City Royals, died earlier today from complications of melanoma, the deadly skin cancer.
By Jonathan Weiss | May 06, 2013 04:48 PM EDT
In a call to reduce skin cancer rates, the FDA wants manufacturers to put warnings on tanning beds for children under 18.
By Ashik Siddique | Apr 10, 2013 08:16 PM EDT
A hibiscus plant extract called gossypin may provide an effective melanoma treatment— a new study highlights its potential in fighting the deadly skin cancer.
By Ashik Siddique | Apr 02, 2013 10:07 PM EDT
A tanning bed ban for minors was signed yesterday by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, intended to limit teenagers' risk for developing melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer.
By Jonathan Weiss | Mar 11, 2013 11:33 AM EDT
A large study in older women suggests that the anti-inflammatory effects of aspirin may combat the development of melanoma.
By Makini Brice | Jan 18, 2013 02:28 PM EST
In addition, the Skin Cancer Foundation is filing a complaint against MTV for its promotion of tanning on the series Jersey Shore.
By Christine Hsu | Jan 11, 2013 11:19 AM EST
Melanoma tumors that develop resistance to anti-cancer drug vemurafenib, or more commonly known as Zelboraf, also develop addiction to the drug.