ScottM

ScottM
Scott Matheny is a contributor and moderator for SkinCancer.net. He was diagnosed with Malignant Melanoma in 1988 and has been an advocate for healthy living practices ever since. Having grown up in the sun of Southern California, he understands the challenges people face in dealing with their diagnoses and desires to help others limit their risk factors and enjoy healthy, happy lives. Read more.

Finding a Cure?

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How Do I Feel?

A skin cancer diagnosis stinks. It is scary. One goes through a myriad of emotions that begin the first

Sunscreen Tips

Sunscreen, yuck!! Very few things make my skin crawl like it, literally. I do not like it at all. Don’t

Mole Checks

Mole checks, do it. Every melanoma survivor is supposed to get moles checked. We go to the dermatologist