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0 Answers Submitted By NinaHU - January 18, 2018

Curious how long until the pain’s gone after incision….I had unstaged melanoma but a fairly large incision that 1 year later is still tender some days. *Question sourced from Facebook comment

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By Editorial Team - January 15, 2018
While melanomas often develop on areas of the body that get the most sun exposure (such as the neck, face, and ears), many of our community members have been diagnosed with melanoma... READ MORE

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By Judy Cloud - January 8, 2018
If you’ve received a diagnosis of basal cell or squamous cell carcinoma, you know how important it is to be diligent about sun awareness and monitoring your skin. (I’m only discussing those... READ MORE

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By francinecinquanta - December 30, 2017
I had a history of skin cancer – basically single cell carcinoma and I had the spots burned off with liquid nitrogen. I had check ups scheduled every six months by a... READ MORE

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By Editorial Team - December 30, 2017
It’s that time of year! We’re taking a look back at our most read and shared articles. In reality, this isn’t truly an entire year in review. We began just this past... READ MORE

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By Scott Matheny - December 23, 2017
Of all the things that you expect to hear from your doctor, “Show Me Your Soles” is not one of them. Mainly because I thought he meant, “Show Me Your Souls.” At... READ MORE

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By Marcia - December 21, 2017
Since young adulthood, I’ve been pretty aware of what good sun habits are. Maybe it was years of baking in the sun as a kid and teen that made me feel like... READ MORE

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