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For melanoma survivors, May 5 holds special significance

On average, one American dies from melanoma every hour.

Monday - 05/05/2014, 04:37am EDT

Tags: melanoma, Timna Understein, Andrea Morris, Paula Wolfson,

Defendant in 1 of Md.'s longest murder trials dies

A former Westminster businessman convicted in one of Maryland's longest murder trials has died at a prison hospital in Jessup.

Tuesday - 01/14/2014, 03:54pm EST

Tags: Carroll County, Robert Lee Myers, murder trial,

Understanding new sunscreen labels

Under new FDA guidelines, consumers will know from the sunscreen label whether the product is broad spectrum and protects against skin cancer or whether it will just help prevent a sunburn.

Thursday - 04/18/2013, 04:04am EDT

Tags: sunscreen, dermatology, fda, dick uliano

Skin cancer survivor launches campaign to teach teens

A self-proclaimed "Venice Beach baby" is trying to prevent others from getting skin cancer.

Monday - 07/09/2012, 04:22am EDT

Tags: Skin Cancer Foundation, Timna Understein, melanoma, Paula Wolfson

Sun-protective clothing gets mixed reviews

Some doctors say that type of clothing can certainly add an additional layer of protection in the sun, especially for children who don't like sunscreen, but others are less enthusiastic.

Wednesday - 05/30/2012, 07:06am EDT

Tags: darci marchese, sunscreen, spf

Study: Caffeine, exercise can affect cancer rates

Researchers at Rutgers University have found a connection between exercise, caffeine and cancer.

Thursday - 04/05/2012, 07:22am EDT

Tags: del walters, Rutgers University, National Cancer Institute