Archive for February, 2016

Examining Your Skin

Posted on February 15th, 2016

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer. Currently it is estimated that 1 in 5 people will be diagnosed with some sort of skin cancer in their lifetime, and this number is rising. If diagnosed and treated early, most skin cancers have high cure rates. When left unattended,…read more

Melanoma risk significant among pregnant women

Posted on February 8th, 2016

Recent study shows rising melanoma risk among women of child-bearing age is greatest in women younger than 50 who are pregnant or were recently pregnant.