Get the facts about skin cancer, including the different types and symptoms.
How to Prevent Skin Cancer
Megan Brinker was diagnosed with melanoma at age 27. She is a part of a frightening trend. In the United States, there has been an increase in melanoma diagn...
What is a Skin Cancer Screening
Learn exactly what is a skin cancer screening and why Plano, Flower Mound and Prosper residents need to schedule on today at McGuiness Dermatology.
Skin Cancer Prevention Tips
Skin cancer prevention tips, including important ways to help prevent skin cancer.
What are the Types of Skin Cancer?
The three types of skin cancer are basal cell skin cancer (BCC), squamous cell skin cancer (SCC), and melanoma. Each year, about the same number of skin cancers are diagnosed in the U.S., as all other cancers combined.
Skin Cancer Detection & Prevention
Skin Cancer Detection & Prevention: Skin cancer is currently the most common form of cancer in the United States, with roughly 8,500 Americans being diagnosed every day. Fortunately, the survival
How to Avoid Skin Cancer
Learn how to avoid skin cancer with these basics of melanoma. Learning the warning signs of melanoma could potentially save your life.
Skin Cancer Awareness Month
Did you know that skin cancer is the most widely diagnosed cancer in the United States? Fortunately, it is also one of the most preventable and easily detectable. Although a dermatologist is among the best to diagnose skin cancer, you can and should know...
How to Detect Skin Cancer
Learn the proper way to identify problematic spots and moles
Skin Cancer Facts & Statistics
Get the latest facts & statistics about skin cancer, the most common cancer in the United States and worldwide, from experts at The Skin Cancer Foundation.
Melanoma: Learn Your ABC's of Skin Health
Melanoma is a cancer of the melanocytes, which are the pigment producing cells of the skin. Melanoma most commonly occurs in the skin, however may also be found in the eyes, ears, GI tract, Central Nervous System and in the oral and genital mucous membranes.
How to Protect Against Skin Cancer
There are many things you can do to protect against skin cancer. Here are the best ways to stay safe.
What are the Skin Cancer Foundation seals?
Dr Lauren Greenberg Board Certified Plastic surgeon discusses the importance of using sunscreen that is endorsed by the Skin Cancer Foundation.
Skin Cancer Awareness Month Tips from The Skin Cancer Foundation
New York, NY (April 29, 2015) – Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the US, and each year there are more new cases of skin cancer than the combined incidence of breast, prostate, lung and colon cancer. Skin cancer can affect anyone, regardless of skin color, gender or age. In fact, one in five Americans will develop skin cancer in the course of a lifetime. These facts may be alarming, but because skin cancer is mainly a behavioral disease, it is…
The Skin Cancer Foundation's Guide to Sunscreens
Our exhaustive Q & A with Henry W. Lim, MD, and Steven Q. Wang, MD, two key members of the Foundation’s Photobiology Committee (experts on sun damage and sun protection) answers the most commonly asked questions about sunscreens Q. Why are sunscreens important for our well-being? A. There is a dark side to the sun. The US government has officially identified ultraviolet radiation (UVR) both from the sun and from tanning machines as a known cause of cancer in humans. UVR produces DNA…
9 Tips to Prevent Skin Cancer
Before diving into the prevention side of melanoma, or skin cancer, here are some facts you should know Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States. Ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun is the main cause of skin cancer. UV radiation can also come from tanning booths or sunlamps. The most dangerous kind of skin cancer is called melanoma. The good news? Skin cancer can almost always be cured when it’s found and treated early. Communities, health professionals,…
How to Prevent and Spot Skin Cancer
Skin cancer is without a doubt the most common cancer in the U.S. More cases are detected every year than all other cancers combined, and those numbers continue to rise. The good news is that most skin cancers can be found and treated early. Plus, there's a lot you can do to protect yourself from ever developing skin cancer.
The Top Tips for Skin Cancer Prevention
May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and with skin cancer being the most common form of cancer in the United States, there’s good reason to pay attention. One in five Americ...
Health Tip: Check for Skin Cancer
Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer, but if caught early, it's often treatable. Performing a self-check can help identify any skin abnormalities quickly.
Your Guide to Understanding Skin Cancer
What should everyone know about skin cancer, the warning signs and symptoms, and risk factors? How are these cancers diagnosed and treated?