Does anyone see that as being a little morbid?
Why? Melanoma literally means "black tumor". We didn't choose the word, but the color was essentially chosen for us. For me, black indicates this is a serious disease!
Great in the wintertime, bad in the summer absorbs a lot of heat. just wear a lot of sunscreen if it isn't a long sleeve.
Oh wait, this isn't a racial thing is it?
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