melanoma Tag

A few reminders on Melanoma Monday: Wear sunblock and UV protect daily, check your skin for changing spots each month, see a board-certified dermatologist every year or sooner for any concerns. http://www.medicaldaily.com/melanoma-monday-skin-cancer-awareness-month-self-exam-384311...

Raising awareness by taking an Aim at Melanoma. MD Anderson is sponsoring an Aim for the Cure Melanoma Walk in Houston on the evening of Saturday, September 26th. If you want to learn more or support the cause, you can find information on their website...

Summer is here and there is tons of fun to be had outdoors in the sun.  Enjoy yourself, but please be sun smart.  The risks of melanoma are real, so always provide UV protection for you and your family members! To highlight the importance of UV protection, below...

As Skin Cancer Detection and Protection month wraps up, we want to share some important information about moles and melanoma in children and teens that was published by The Society for Pediatric Dermatology.   Two take-away messages: 1. Protect yourself and your children from sun exposure 2. Do regular...