The latest melanoma news, advice, and information, including symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, advanced stages, and real-life stories about people living with and surviving the deadliest form of skin cancer.
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Telling your children you have metastatic melanoma is not easy. Here are some tips, such as talking to professionals and choosing the right time and place.
Here's what you should know about this risk factor for melanoma and whether it can affect future generations.
Adjuvant therapy for melanoma can help prevent a recurrence of the serious skin cancer—but there's the potential for life-threatening side effects. Learn the symptoms and how to protect yourself.
They include, you’re unsure about your diagnosis, you have a rare or unusual cancer, or you just don’t like your doctor. Read this slideshow to learn more reasons.
Much of cancer is out of your control, but eating right can help improve your chances of a healthy survivorship. Try these tips from dietitian Carmen Roberts.
Here are tips for helping out a friend diagnosed with advanced melanoma. They include focusing on your friend’s unique needs, educating yourself about the disease, and offering practical help.
A new study suggests people with melanoma are 40 percent less likely to survive the disease if they’ve been a smoker within the past 10 years or so.
Researchers continue to work to refine and improve the effectiveness, tolerability, and precision of melanoma adjuvant therapies to best suit each patient.
Learn more about these treatments that can help prevent your cancer from returning, what to expect, and whether they might work for your case.
Fear is a natural response to a metastatic melanoma diagnosis. Our experts share how to avoid overwhelm and advocate for the best care possible — whether you're a patient or caregiver.
Find out whether your case of melanoma could respond well to adjuvant therapy — extra measures your care team takes to ensure full removal of cancerous cells and help prevent recurrence.