By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Fri, 11/22/2013 - 10:43
Hugh Jackman had basal cell carcinoma, a common skin cancer, removed from his nose this week.
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 Chris Weller | Fri, 09/13/2013 - 16:58
A comprehensive study from 1989 to 2010 shows that doctors excluded talking about sunscreen's importance nearly 100 percent of the time.
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 Lizette Borreli | Tue, 09/10/2013 - 13:54
The severity of sleep apnea could independently predict the risk of malignant melanoma, a type of skin cancer.
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 Anthony Rivas | Sun, 08/18/2013 - 17:43
About 1,600 naturally redheaded people gathered in Portland, Oregon to take back a world record that they originally held in 2010.
By Samantha Olson | Fri, 07/26/2013 - 11:28
Pediatric melanoma is on the rise and is harder to detect than adult melanoma. At-home skin checks are an important part of any summer routine for everyone in the family.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 07/15/2013 - 20:04
Many dermatologists have noticed an increased dependency among indoor tanners, and they're starting to question whether it can legitimately be called an addiction.
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 Susan Scutti | Fri, 06/07/2013 - 11:23
Chronic, long-term sun exposure can cause genetic changes in your skin cells, which may lead to cancer.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 06/06/2013 - 16:33
Because non-melanoma skin cancer generally occurs in older patients and does not typically affect either their survival or quality of life, many experts suggest considering a wider spectrum of treatment options.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 06/06/2013 - 14:05
The symptoms of skin cancer may be detected by your own routine self-inspection.