While a natural solution to treat skin cancer may sound tempting, a product called black salve often marketed for this purpose is misleading and harmful.
What You Should Know About Intraocular (Uveal) Melanoma
Dr. Jeffrey Weber, deputy director of the Perlmutter Cancer Center, spoke with HealthCentral about what you should know as a melanoma survivor after surgery.
Your melanoma treatment is over. Now what? Here’s what you should keep in mind about follow-up care.
There was a great deal of research on skin cancer in 2017, including how skin cancer forms and how certain foods might protect you from skin cancer.
Learn more about the basics of melanoma and if you might be at risk.
Parkinson’s disease increases melanoma risk, and people with melanoma are at increased risk for developing Parkinson’s, according to a study published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings that confirms earlier research suggesting a link. Although the associati...
Though melanoma is the rarest form of skin cancer, it is also potentially the most deadly.
Many people fail to apply enough sunscreen, forget to reapply it after spending a long time in the sun, or use an expired product. Here’s how to get the most protection.
President Jimmy Carter was diagnosed with melanoma in the summer of 2015. While melanoma usually begins on the skin, it can sometimes develop in other parts of the body. President Carter’s melanoma first showed up on his liver. When doctors removed t...