Experts Dispel Common Melanoma Myths

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Experts Dispel Common Melanoma Myths
Sun, 06-09-2013 - 10:18am

Do you have the facts about Melanoma? Health Day News has the facts on some common Melanoma myths. "As you head to the beach or pool, here are some sun-sense tips to keep in mind: Skin that tans is not invulnerable to cancer, and one application of sunscreen daily is not enough protection against the sun's harmful ultra-violet rays, according to skin cancer experts.

Melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, claims more than 9,000 lives in the United States every year. The rate has been rising over the past 30 years and it's now one of the most common cancers in people younger than 30 years old, particularly young women" Read More

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