Archive | Patient Information

Novel Intervention May Improve Fear of Recurrence Among Cancer Survivors

ConquerFear, a theory-guided intervention, improves the fear of cancer recurrence among survivors in comparison with a control intervention, according to a study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

Read the full story

Posted in Melanoma In The News, Information, Patient Information

Waiting Even a Month to Remove Melanoma Can Be Deadly

TUESDAY, Nov. 7, 2017 (HealthDay News) — The sooner the deadly skin cancer melanoma is treated, the more likely a patient is to survive.

Read the full story

Posted in Melanoma In The News, Information, Patient Information

Melanoma Queensland rates stabilise with ‘Slip, Slop, Slap’ message

THE iconic “Slip, Slop, Slap” campaign started in Queensland in the 1980s has begun to pay off, with new research revealing rates of melanoma in the Sunshine State are finally stabilising.

Read the full story

Posted in Melanoma In The News, Information, Patient Information

Tanning Salon Compliance With State Laws Restricting Access to Minors Remains Unsatisfactory

The United States Food and Drug Administration has classified tanning beds as cancer-causing.

Read the full story

Posted in Melanoma In The News, Information, Patient Information

Melanoma Google Alerts

Melanoma Google Alerts is a summary of daily articles found in print and on the internet. The articles do not necessarily represent the views of Melbourne Melanoma Project

News Archives

News Categories