Hundreds of runners, walkers, joggers and beach goers got to take advantage of free skin cancer screening at one of Chicago’s busiest beaches.
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.
Now 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.
CHICAGO (CBS) — Three million people each year are diagnosed with the most common form of skin cancer: basal cell carcinoma. The cause: exposure to the sun. CBS 2’s Kris Gutierrez has the story of one […]
Every time you get behind the wheel, you could be at risk for skin cancer. CBS 2′s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
An effort is under way in Illinois that could prevent minors under 18 from using tanning salons, even with parental consent. Both the Illinois House and Senate have seen bills introduced this session to keep minors out of tanning salons.
The Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved the first drug shown to extend survival in people with late-stage melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer.
Some physicians fear regular ultraviolet light exposure could cause skin cancer.