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Melanoma Awareness Month: A Skin Check in 2019 Saved My Life.

May 5, 2022

Guest blog from Leah Alexis Adams, a melanoma survivor whose anxiety from her 2019 diagnosis taught her the importance of sharing her story to bring awareness:  I always told myself “It’ll never happen to me.” Until it did on October 14, 2019, when I r …

Castle Biosciences Recognizes Skin Cancer Awareness Month through Its Support of Patient-Focused Initiatives

May 4, 2022

May 4 – The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) is proud to partner with Castle Biosciences during Melanoma Awareness Month to promote melanoma research, education and advocacy while supporting the patients, survivors and caregivers in our community. Th …

#GetNaked this Melanoma Awareness Month to Prevent and Detect Melanoma

May 2, 2022

The Melanoma Research Foundation’s Annual Awareness Campaign Encourages Regular Skin Checks for Early Detection WASHINGTON, DC (May 2, 2022) – The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) announces the launch of its annual award-winning #GetNaked awareness c …

#GetNaked: Summer

May 2, 2022

Guest blog post by Summer Sanders, Olympic gold medalist in swimming, American sports commentator, reporter, television personality, actress, cutaneous melanoma survivor and MRF advocate: My name is Summer Sanders and at one point in time I think peopl …

#GetNaked: Monique

May 2, 2022

Guest blog post by Monique Mack, “In the Sun” documentary participant, melanoma survivor and MRF advocate:   My name is Monique Mack, and I am honored to be a part of the Melanoma Research Foundation’s (MRF) #GetNaked campaign. I was recently in a docu …