| Mar 11, 2011
| 5:04 PM
Not long after stepping into the eerie new show of ultra-realistic sculpture at the Contemporary Art Center of Virginia you may start to feel like you stumbled into a world where time stands still.
Art — the aging watchman who sits by the...
| Aug 16, 2011
At La Feria del Nopal, we celebrate the CACTUS plant with a free concert! We also want to showcase its nutritional benefits, significance to current Mexican culture and honor its roots as a food staple in pre-Hispanic Mexican culture. Celebrity Chef...
| May 17, 2011
| 12:17 PM
May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and while more information is available, the problem is getting worse. Melanoma is one of the only cancers that is on the rise.
"I went in the sun tan beds, when I was younger, a lot. I laid out in the sun, sometimes...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 1:13 PM
Early detection of skin cancers — particularly melanomas — is crucial to treatment. You can help protect yourself with regular at-home body inspections, says Dr. Melissa Schwarzschild of Richmond Dermatology & Laser Specialists in Richmond,...
| Jul 24, 2011
As summer heats up, we've learned to slather SPF 15 or higher all over our bodies and faces in an effort to prevent sun damage and skin cancer. We've also been told to recite our ABCs when checking for unusual moles: asymmetry, border irregularity and...
| Sep 17, 2009
Skin cancer is the most common type of the disease, but even its most deadly form - melanoma - is very curable if caught early. In addition to avoiding overexposure to the sun, doctors recommend monthly self-exams and regular checks from a professional:...
| Apr 28, 2008
Wondering if you should have that mole on your arm checked out? There have been a few updates on what you should look out for. Most dermatologists now recommend the following:
* Look for "ugly ducklings." The Skin Cancer Foundation recently promoted this...
| May 11, 2009
Treating moms and dads to brunch or backyard barbeques is a great way to honor them on Mother's Day and Father's Day, but the American Academy of Dermatology hopes more families will start another annual tradition - screening their loved ones for skin...
| May 16, 2007
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRCTV MyFoxAL.com) – FOX6 News Anchor Devon Walsh takes a look skin cancer, specifically the worst kind which is Melanoma.
We all know that the sun is dangerous but so many of us ignore that fact by trying to achieve the...
| Jul 29, 2009
People have relied on them for years to get that so called "healthy glow," but now a leading, global research group says tanning beds are a significant cancer hazard.
The World Health Organization is now categorizing tanning beds under the highest cancer...
| Aug 19, 2009
Every person who takes up running has, at one time or another, been confronted by a helpful critic who is more than happy to reel off the reasons running will ruin your life. It will cripple you in your later years; you might drop dead in the middle of...