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The field of melanoma treatment has virtually exploded in the past decade.
Sun exposure is the most preventable risk factor for skin cancer. Here’s what you can do to protect yourself from the sun.
Melanoma is the most serious form of skin cancer, and its incidence has doubled in the past 30 years. Here's what you should know about this deadly disease.
This form of skin cancer occurs under the nail, usually on the thumb or big toe. Here’s what to look for.
Melanoma is the rarest type of skin cancer, but it's also the most deadly. Here's what you should know about the different types of melanoma.
Basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma are the most commonly diagnosed forms of skin cancers. Although rarely fatal, they can lead to a long list of complications if left untreated.
The sun actually produces three types of ultraviolet (UV) rays: UVA, UVB and UVC.
Do erectile dysfunction drugs like Viagra increase my risk of getting skin cancer? Here’s what to know, based on the studies to date.
We know how important it is to protect our skin from the sun’s UV rays. We know the risks of skin cancer increase as our exposure to the sun increases.
Squamous cell carcinoma is the second most common type of cancer in the United States, with approximately 700,000 new cases diagnosed each year. It occurs most often on the limbs, head and neck – areas with a greater exposure to the sun – but can app...