| Feb 23, 2015
We all know not to head out for a day at the beach without sun protection. But what if your only sun exposure throughout the day is in your car while shuttling your family to all of their commitments? Surely......
| Feb 21, 2015
| 1:29 PM
Margie Jenkins is the regional manager for the Baltimore MedStar hospital cancer registries. She has been a cancer registrar for 15 years. Cancer registrars are data information specialists that capture a complete history, diagnosis, treatment and...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 9:01 AM
I am only 30 years old, but I am a survivor of a cancer that I could have avoided — if I had only avoided indoor tanning. What I thought was a "healthy glow" was far from healthy.
I have naturally pale skin, and my parents taught me to use...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 8:11 AM
MADRID - La inmunoterapia tumoral, que permite al sistema inmunitario combatir el cáncer, se afianza ya como un tratamiento estándar contra el melanoma, dejando a un lado la quimioterapia, y pronto lo será para otros tipos de cáncer, asegura el...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 8:40 AM
Your morning coffee might do more than perk you up. Researchers suggest it also might help protect you against melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer.
Coffee drinkers are less likely to suffer from malignant melanoma, and their risk decreases...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Sunblock you can drink? A new study suggests that drinking coffee could reduce the risk of developing melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, by as much as 20%. Researchers from the National Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health and...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 7:00 AM
John Boehner, the newly re-elected speaker of the House, is known to be a heavy smoker. This is a bad habit, but it is one he confines to private places. So few know that the speaker is putting his health at risk by not quitting.
Boehner has another,...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 8:36 AM
LOS ANGELES - Los hijos de latinos sobrevivientes de melanoma muestran la misma propensión a la dolencia que los anglosajones, aunque, a pesar de ello, esta comunidad apenas forma parte de investigaciones sobre el cáncer de piel, según un estudio...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 5:48 PM
Why are some types of cancer so much more common than others? Sometimes it’s due to faulty genes inherited from one’s parents and sometimes to behaviors like smoking a pack of cigarettes every day. But in most cases, it comes down to something...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Go ahead, brew and pour. Previous studies have shown that coffee can lower your risk of diabetes, liver cancer, Alzheimer's and skin cancer. Here are three new reasons to drink your coffee and feel good about it:
1. Boost your blood flow
A new study...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 12:04 PM
Tom Goethals had a secret.
The Newport Beach resident had watched his wife, whom he had loved since high school, weather round after round of radiation treatment for breast cancer. It was her third time battling cancer since 1988. First it had been skin...