melanoma

6.12.18

How to Check Yourself for the Deadliest Kind of Skin Cancer

Melanoma cases have been rising in the US for the past 20 years.

5.3.18

This Is How to Care For Your Skin Differently if You're a Person of Color

8 things black and brown Americans should know about their skin types, according to dermatologists of color.

10.26.17

Researchers Think They've Found the Next Chemo

This treatment can deliver more cancer-killing drugs with fewer side effects.

3.1.17

Sunburns Aren't Just a White-People Problem

And melanoma is more deadly in people of color.

4.8.16

The Insane Side Effects Men Will Endure Just to Keep Taking Viagra

There have been studies linking Viagra use to skin cancer, but men still use the medication. We asked a masculinities scholar why.

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7.13.15

In Search of My Father's Glass Eye

In a panic to replace my dad's prosthetic eye, I googled “Prosthetic eyes NYC."

7.1.15

A Study Says Drinking Mimosas in the Sun Will Slowly Kill You

Researchers studied a whole bunch of people for a long time and found out that citrus fruits increase your likelihood of getting skin cancer. Sorry.