Skin Cancer

MD Anderson Cancer Center 8-30-15Lauren Kelly from MIX 96-5 sits down with Dr. Saira George of the MD Anderson Cancer Center to discuss the most common types of skin cancer, and how important sunscreen is to prevention. They also get into the benefits of working with some of the leading experts in the field. Visit for more information.
Study: Vets Serving In Iraq, Afghanistan Return Home With Greater Skin Cancer RiskA new study finds that U.S. military members who served in Iraq and Afghanistan returned home with a greater risk of developing skin cancer.
Texans Owner And Cancer Survivor Bob McNair Speaks
Surgeon General: Tanning Is Behind Sharp Spike in Skin Cancer RatesAs 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.
Government Proposes New Guidelines For Vitamin D ScreeningMany doctors still believe that screening and vitamin D supplements are important for good health.
Mom Claims Daughter Got Sunburned Because School Wouldn't Allow Her To Bring Sunscreen On Field TripA mother claims that her child wasn't allowed to bring sunscreen to campus and was badly sun-burned as a result.
May Is Melanoma Awareness MonthAfter 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.
The Risks Of Sun Exposure And How To Protect Your Skin This SummerNow that sun exposure is considered a cancer risk on the same level with tobacco and asbestos, it's time to get serious about protecting yourself.
AIM For The Cure Melanoma Walk Will 'Take Steps' Toward Awareness, Research On June 8th, the "AIM For The Cure Melanoma Walk" will literally take steps toward building awareness and education about melanoma and help raise money for melanoma research.