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USA Today: "Surgeon general: Stop tanning and save your skin"

USA Today reporter Kim Painter wrote about the Surgeon General's Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer.

AP: "Generation of Tanners See Spike in Deadly Melanoma"

Associated Press reporter Anne Flaherty summarized the recent Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer, issued by Surgeon General Boris Lushniak in he

One Step Closer to the Next Generation of Sunscreen Products!

We are extremely pleased to announce that the House Energy and Commerce Committee has approved the 

Ask Your Members of Congress to Support the Sunscreen Innovation Act!

Senator Jack Reed (D-RI), Senator Johnny Isakson (R-GA), Congressman Ed Whitfield (R-KY) and Congressman John Dingell (D-MI) recently introdu

Melanoma of the Eye Caused by Two Gene Mutations

Researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine recently discovered a therapeutic target for treating

Sunlamps and Tanning Beds Get FDA Warning

CNN.com wrote an article about the FDA's recent an

Gov't Puts New Age Restrictions on Tanning Beds

On May 29, 2014, the FDA announced its approval to reclassify indoor tanning beds in an effort to reduce the rising rates of skin cancer linked to

$25 Million Government Grant Program Available for Melanoma Researchers

The Department of Defense funded Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP)

WUSA-TV Interview Regarding FDA Approval of First Combo Therapy for Advanced Melanoma

On January 9, 2014, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first-ever combination therapy for the treatment of advanced melanoma.

New Drugs Improve Options for Melanoma Patients

On Wednesday, May 29, 2013, the FDA approved two new drugs for metastatic melanoma, a BRAF inhibitor and a MEK inhibitor.

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