New Jersey lawmakers may soon vote on a compromise measure that would bar anyone under 17 from using indoor tanning beds.
Bill Cowher graced Boomer & Craig with his presents this morning in the Allstate Studio and was in a bit of a chatty mood.
The American Cancer Society says the rate of skin cancer, otherwise known as melanoma, has increased in the Garden State by 43 percent over the last 10 years and says indoor tanning booths are a major factor.
The FDA will require manufacturers to test sunscreens for protection against both types of ultraviolet rays. UVB rays cause burning, UVA rays cause wrinkling, and both cause cancer.
Researchers say vemurafenib is a breakthrough and cause for celebration when it comes to slowing melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer.
If you head to the beach this Memorial Day weekend, don’t forget your sunscreen.
Not surprisingly, Rex Ryan managed to needle the Patriots, once again, during the NFL’s annual coaches breakfast on Tuesday. Then the Jets’ outspoken coach delivered a true shocker to the Daily News.
Malignant melanoma is the deadliest of all skin cancers. It’s very curable if caught at an early stage, which usually involves surgical biopsies, but medical-grade tape may help patients avoid going under the knife.
Dr. Max Gomez reports there’s an experimental drug to treat advanced melanoma that is having stunning success.
A new treatment for skin cancer is giving patients in the final stage of the disease more time – and more hope.