Sunscreen: Picking the Right One for You
May 24, 2017
Research has shown sunscreen use can help prevent skin cancer by protecting you from the sun’s harmful UV rays. Walk into any store and you will see an abundance of...
What to Expect During a Skin Cancer Screening
May 17, 2017
Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, with 1 in 5 Americans developing it in their lifetime. Regular self-skin exams and a yearly skin cancer screening...
How to Perform a Self-Skin Check
May 10, 2017
Skin cancer does not discriminate by age, gender or ethnicity. It is important to know the signs of skin cancer and perform a monthly self-skin check to spot potential malignancies...
Skin Cancer 101
May 3, 2017
Find it. Treat it. Beat it. May is Melanoma Awareness Month and with summer right around the corner, now is a great time to become more informed about skin cancer....
Sun Safety for a Spring Break Vacation on the Slopes
March 22, 2017
Not all spring break vacations are on the beach. If you are taking a ski vacation this Spring Break, you have most likely thought of just about everything--but take a...
Sun Safety for a Spring Break Vacation at the Beach
March 15, 2017
If you are traveling to a warm destination for Spring Break, or even if you will be spending some extra time outdoors at home, it’s time to brush up on...
February is National Cancer Prevention Month
February 1, 2017
While skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, it is also one of the most treatable and preventable. With early detection and proper treatment, skin cancer has a very...
Smoking and the Skin: How Cigarettes Damage your Appearance
January 11, 2017
You already know that cigarettes are horrible for your health, but are you aware that they are also ruining your appearance? Each time you light up, the chemicals in cigarettes...
November is National Healthy Skin Month!
November 2, 2016
In honor of National Healthy Skin Month, we’re devoting November to raising awareness about the skin, your body’s largest organ, and how to keep it vibrant and healthy. This week,...
How to Perform a Monthly Skin Cancer Self-Examination
October 12, 2016
Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States. In fact, more skin cancers are diagnosed in the US each year than all other cancers combined. The good...