Skin Cancer

Featured Articles : Skin Cancer

Judy Congdon, second to right, with her children and husband.
August 03, 2021

Skin cancer diagnosis highlights importance of annual checks

Judy Congdon is fair skinned, light eyed, and freckles easily. Those qualities alone are risk factors for many types of...

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April 05, 2019

Spotting skin cancer: Tips from the National Cancer Institute

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the U.S. It's also largely preventable. Here is...

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Heather Quintal practiced yoga and meditation during her cancer treatment.
April 05, 2019

Young woman fights melanoma and gives back

In May 2012, 22-year-old new college graduate Heather Quintal was excited to begin a career at an accounting firm in Boston....

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April 05, 2019

Researching melanoma at NIH: What’s new?

More than 1 million people in the U.S. live with melanoma, a type of skin cancer. While there is no...

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April 05, 2019

Finding skin cancer: Why routine checkups can make all the difference

In 2006, architect Eric Ward had a mole examined on his face by a dermatologist, or doctor who treats the skin....

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