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Understanding Melanoma

Posted by Chad Melius on Sunday 27 July 2014

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2:53 min – published September 27, 2013

Expert: Hadley King, M.D. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Dermatologist, Skin Cancer Specialist

Melanoma is the deadliest skin cancer. This video will help you to understand melanoma causes and symptoms. Learn about ABCDE – an acronym for the five warning signs of melanoma – any one of which can indicate that a mole is really a melanoma. The four basic categories of melanoma are illustrated and described.

FDA Steps Up Tanning Bed Regulation

Posted by Chad Melius on Friday 27 June 2014

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0:34 min – published on May 29, 2014

WSJ What’s News: Niki Blasina reports. The Food and Drug Administration is increasing its regulation of tanning booths and tanning beds. The number of people who get skin cancer from indoor ultraviolet radiation is increasing, and people under 18 years old are more at risk.

Go Green With Sunscreen

Posted by Chad Melius on Tuesday 31 May 2011

You gotta wear sunscreen in the summer — I know it’s a bummer. It can be toxic to you, and to marine life. Here’s some advice on finding an eco-friendly sunscreen that works for you.

Mexitan’s Tropical Sands – 100% All Natural and Biodegradable Sunscreen.

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How to Properly Apply Sunscreen

Posted by Chad Melius on Monday 9 May 2011

Most people who use sunscreen do it all wrong, says dermatologist Dr. Schultz. The most common mistake is not using enough to do the job properly.

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10 Tips To Prevent Skin Cancer

Posted by Chad Melius on Saturday 14 March 2009

Skin cancer is preventable! Here are 10 tips to help you keep your skin free of cancer. More video tips available at

How To Identify the Signs Of Skin Cancer

Posted by Chad Melius on Thursday 5 March 2009

Helpful information on how to detect skin cancer from Dr. Susan Jewell.