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skin cancer

Skin cancer rates march upward

Protect yourself and your family from the deadly rays of the sun with these doctor-approved tips.

Shield yourself from the summer sun

Try to stay out of the sun when its rays are strongest, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Patient Story

‘Living life to the fullest’

Less-invasive lymph node surgery has meant faster recovery for stage 3 melanoma patient Sally Coburn, who lives for the people she’s passionate about.

With summer here, check for signs of skin cancer

If melanoma is caught before it spreads to the lymph nodes, the survival rate is 99 percent.

Shield your kids from the sun’s damaging rays

Melanoma is the most common type of skin cancer in younger patients and affects mostly teenagers.

‘I thought this was the end’

A rare cancer therapy gives a Michigan man a second chance at life.

It may be winter, but keep that sunscreen handy

Four easy steps to best protect your skin from the sun.

Patient Story

‘They helped me dance again’

Reflexology helps a four-time cancer survivor dance at his son's wedding.

Hey, baby—let’s talk skin care

New guidelines say parents should begin to emphasize lotion, clothing and healthy sun habits when their child is 6 months old.

Moles not most likely spot for melanomas

More than two-thirds of deadly skin cancers occur as new lesions.

Sunscreen 101

Study finds many people don't use it properly, raising their risk of skin cancer.

Skin checks? Don’t be shy

Study: With proper training, couples can help each other spot potentially troublesome moles.