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Blunt Tools in the Art of Healing

August 10, 2012

 Years ago I heard a song by Harry Chapin:  “If a man tried to take his time on Earth, and prove before he died what one man's life could be worth, well I wonder what would happen to this world?”  The song is about trying …

Fashion and Charity…The Marriage Continues

July 27, 2012

  Bloxsun SG Operations, LLC, founded in 2011 announces its new partnership with Melanoma Research Foundation to assist in the research, advocacy and help in the fight against melanoma.  A portion of all sales from Bloxsun will be donated ann …

Capitol Hill Briefing Addresses How to Fight the Rising Tide of Melanoma

June 27, 2012

Melanoma Research Foundation Hosts Briefing with Members of Congress, Leading Melanoma Researcher and Survivors of Advanced Melanoma For Immediate Release: June 27, 2012 WASHINGTON, D.C. — How can policymakers influence the nation’s ability …

Closing a Gap in Health Care

June 25, 2012

We live in an information age.  The lyrics of a long-forgotten song, the email address of a high school sweetheart, the cube root of 97 are all available in microseconds through the power of the internet.  Yet even with so much information at …

Congressional Briefing, June 27 – Melanoma: Are We Ready to Fight a Growing Epidemic?

June 21, 2012

  The MRF is hosting a briefing on Capitol Hill on June 27 to discuss the factors behind the alarming increases in melanoma rates in the U.S. population, particularly among young people; the role of legislation and regulation in reducing the risk …