Doctors Using Herpes Virus To Treat Patient With Melanoma TumorThe virus enters only the melanoma cells and kills them. It also releases immune system proteins to boost the body's fight against the cancer.
Indoor Tanning Hastens MelanomaWhen she was in high school and college, Jessica Rogowicz used tanning beds. Skin cancer wasn't even a consideration.
New Study Looks At Possible Relationship Between Eye Freckles And MelanomaA new study is looking at whether there is a link between eye freckles and melanoma.
Study Shows Aspirin Could Help Fight MelanomasFrom pain relief to blood thinner, aspirin is good for a lot of things. But, did you know that an aspirin a day could also fight cancer.
Study: Majority Of Melanomas Come From New MolesWhen it comes to skin cancer, melanoma is less common than other types, but it’s much more aggressive. That’s why it’s important to keep an eye on your skin, especially when you see a new mole form.
New Drug Showing Promise In The Treatment Of CancerThree years ago when Linda Malsch found a lump under her arm - she feared it was cancer. She was right, though she was surprised to hear what type of cancer.
Study: Severe Teen Acne May Indicate Increased Risk Of MelanomaLots of people have acne in their teen years, but what does that mean later in life?
Preventing Skin Cancer: What One Addition To A Local Park Can Do To HelpWe've all seen dispensers with hand sanitizer in public places. But what if there were sunscreen dispensers? A recent addition to a local park might be a game-changer in preventing skin cancer.
Expert Explains How To Recognize Melanoma And Prevent ItWith pool season kicking off this weekend, experts say it’s a good time to remind everyone about sun safety.
May Is Melanoma Awareness MonthAfter the long winter, it’s not a surprise everyone is gearing up to enjoy some fun outdoors this summer. Before heading out to catch some rays, think about protecting your skin.
Is There A Connection Between Tattoos & Skin Cancer?Many studies have been done in recent years looking for a possible link between tattoos and skin cancer. While they haven't found a direct connection, doctors still say, if you have a tattoo, keep a very close eye on it this coming summer.
Cowher Throws Support Behind Group Aimed At Wiping Out MelanomaThe rumors about former Steelers coach Bill Cowher returning to coaching have swirled for years, but Cowher says he's happy working for CBS Sports as an analyst.
New Study Reveals Sun's Potential Harmful Effects On KidsA new study shows many children and adolescents are not protecting themselves from the sun's harmful rays and they could pay the price later in life.
Genetics May Play Role In Risk For Skin CancerYou can't change your genetic makeup, but it could be playing a big role in whether or not you are at risk of getting cancer.