Skin Cancer

Signs and Symptoms of Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer

Non-melanoma skin cancer—a term used to describe basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)—affects more than 3.3 million ...

6 Shocking Factors that Increase Your Risk of Skin Cancer

When it comes to increasing your risk of skin cancer there are the obvious culprits: sunbathing minus the sunscreen and ...

6 Effective Ways to Treat Sun Poisoning

No, sun poisoning doesn’t mean that you’ve been poisoned by the sun. ...

6 Bright Tips for Sun Protection During Summer

Depending where you live in the U.S., you may have waited months for some of that lovely, warm sunshine. ...

Could Eating Citrus Fruit Raise Your Risk of Getting Skin Cancer?

Citrus fruit is packed with vitamin C, which is why it’s been a go-to health snack for generations. ...

Melanoma Rates Skyrocketing, New Report Suggests

According to a new report, rates of melanoma, a deadly skin cancer, are skyrocketing. In fact, rates among young people ...

Vitamin B Could Prevent Skin Cancer, Study Suggests

Getting a daily dose of vitamin B could stave off skin cancer, a new study from Australia suggests. ...

Signs & Symptoms of Common Metastatic Cancers

Nearly all types of cancers can develop into “metastatic tumors,” which refers to cancer cells that spread to other tissues ...

Metastatic Melanoma Signs & Symptoms

Last year, almost 9,500 Americans succumbed to metastatic melanomas, the rarest form of skin cancer, according to the National Cancer ...

Progress Being Made in Fight Against Advanced Melanoma

Melanoma is one of the deadliest forms of cancer if it’s not detected at an early stage. ...

10 Signs that Mole May Be Cancerous

We all have a list of check-ups we do every week (the air in our car tires), month (oil changes), ...

Are Mole-Check Phone Apps a Good Idea?

Scientists from the University of Pittsburgh are putting smart phone applications to the test in order to see if they ...

Painkillers May Reduce Risk of Skin Cancer: Study

Common painkillers like Aspirin, ibuprofen and naproxen, won’t just help alleviate your pain – they might reduce your risk of ...

Popular Painkillers May Protect You From Skin Cancer

A study hailing from Denmark has found that common painkillers may actually protect you from skin cancer. ...

Red Heads May be Genetically Predisposed to Melanoma

If you have red hair and fair skin the amount of sunscreen you wear might not matter—the reality is that ...