Find the answers to questions that pique your curiosity in our series “The Short Answer.” Amy Kassouf, MD, fields this one about protecting your eyes while out in the sun.
No matter what color your skin is, if you’re exposed to the sun, there’s a possibility that you can get skin cancer. Here’s what a dermatologist wants you to know.
You might be surprised how much your nails can tell you about your overall health. A dermatologist explains.
Think melanoma strikes only the usual sun-exposed areas of your skin? Think again. Discover surprising places where the deadliest skin cancer can surface.
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Do you ever wonder if skin cancer feels itchy? Tap or click to find out whether this is true.
Melanoma, the deadliest skin cancer, is on the rise. The good news: Most skin cancers are highly treatable when detected early. Here’s what you should know about checking your moles.
A large study by Cleveland Clinic researchers recently found that prompt treatment of melanoma significantly increases chances of survival, especially in early-stage cases.
If you’re heading to the beach for a spring vacation get-away, you might be tempted to seek shade under a beach umbrella and forego the sunscreen. But a new study says that shade from a beach umbrella provides less effective sun protection than a high-SPF sunscreen.
Reducing indoor tanning could reduce the number of people developing melanoma, the number of people dying from melanoma, and the costs of treating this deadly disease, a new study says.
Does melanoma run in your family? You may not think of melanoma as a genetic cancer, but your genes may increase your risk. Learn more.