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Guest Blog: My Melanoma Experience

August 13, 2018

My Melanoma Experience By David H. Marx • ADVOCATE • THE PERFECT NIGHT • MY MELANOMA STORY BEGINS • JOURNEY • DIAGNOSIS • GAME PLAN • HOMEWORK: UNDERSTAND YOUR DIAGNOSIS • ATTITUDE and POWERFUL EMOTIONS • SU …



Finding a Support Network: The MRF Lifeline

July 16, 2018

Most of us have had our struggles attempting to navigate the world of medicine. From working to make sure you meet with the right doctor to trying to understand the information given to you at an appointment, the healthcare system can be an overwhelmin …



Patient Input Needed: Clinical Trial Design

July 5, 2018

As part of their Commitment to Patients and Caregivers, our partners at Novartis are working to make the clinical trial experience more patient-centric and widely accessible. To this goal, they are currently seeking melanoma patients who have participa …



BloqUV joins MRF Cause Marketing Partners

June 28, 2018

The mission of the Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) is strengthened by dedicated cause marketing partners who continue to give back to the melanoma community. BloqUV, a sun protective lifestyle brand, is partnering with the MRF this July to educate t …



Guest Post: Finding Knowledge and Feeling Loved at the CURE OM Patient Symposium

June 26, 2018

I first heard about the CURE OM Symposium via Facebook and wanted to attend. However, in the past the timing just didn’t gel with my work schedule. To my delight, this year’s meeting fell at a time that I was able to take off of work to att …