By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Fri, 12/27/2013 - 12:36
Florida has the second highest melanoma rate in the country. Despite known links between tanning lamps and skin cancer, the state has a flourishing indoor tanning bed industry.
By Anthony Rivas | Sun, 10/13/2013 - 16:52
In an effort to prevent some of the 9,000 deaths from skin cancer each year, the Bloomberg administration announced plans to regulate tanning salons and limiting minors from using them.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Fri, 09/13/2013 - 13:05
Nick Auden says that without access to the anti-PD-1 cancer drug, he will only have six to nine more months to live.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 09/11/2013 - 11:31
Researchers analyze a compound in broccoli that may effectively serve as sunscreen and protect our skin from melanoma.
By Matthew Mientka | Sun, 09/08/2013 - 17:53
Researchers began clinical trials on an implantable vaccine intended to recruit immune cells in the fight against deadly melanoma cells.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 09/05/2013 - 10:51
GlaxoSmithKline will continue studies of its cancer vaccine intended to treat stage 3 melanoma patients.
By Ashik Siddique | Thu, 06/13/2013 - 23:23
A new nanotechnology-based sensor can detect the smell of human melanoma from cancerous skin cells.
By Jonathan Weiss | Tue, 06/11/2013 - 15:05
Researchers have found that cancer treatment works more effectively against drug-resistant melanoma cells when aided by a diabetes drug.
By Ashik Siddique | Mon, 06/10/2013 - 20:44
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 | Thu, 06/06/2013 - 14:05
The symptoms of skin cancer may be detected by your own routine self-inspection.
By Sabrina Bachai | Thu, 06/06/2013 - 10:21
While many makeups tout their sun protective qualities, applying a liquid foundation or powder with SPF might actually not be enough.
By Jonathan Weiss | Wed, 05/29/2013 - 17:25
GSK's new melanoma drugs are targeted toward specific mutations present in the skin cancer.
By Jonathan Weiss | Mon, 05/20/2013 - 10:08
You may not be as protected from cancer and premature skin aging as you think.
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 05/15/2013 - 19:40
Fred White, the former broadcaster for the Kansas City Royals, died earlier today from complications of melanoma, the deadly skin cancer.