As rates of other cancers have declined, rates of the deadliest form of skin cancer, melanoma, have increased more than 200 percent from 1973 to 2011, according to a new “Call to Action” report from the Surgeon General’s Office.
After the long winter, it’s not a surprise everyone is gearing up to enjoy some fun outdoors this summer. Before heading out to catch some rays, think about protecting your skin.
Ron Matz was in Patterson Park talking about the weekend’s violent storms. Don Scott and Marty Bass had “Coffee With” Bill Cower and Elizabeth Hale.
With the hope of protecting consumers from skin damage, the FDA is making major changes to the way sunscreens are labeled.
Former National Park Service director Roger Kennedy, who staunchly defended his agency from budget cuts, has died at age 85. He had melanoma.