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Melanoma Awareness Month: My Journey with a Rare Cancer  

May 31, 2022

Guest blog from Sheila Levine, ocular melanoma survivor who shares her continued journey with melanoma and why she fights to advocate for prevention and awareness:   When I was first diagnosed in 2008, I had never heard of ocular melanoma. Melanoma in …

The Melanoma Research Foundation and the National Council for Skin Cancer Prevention Partner to Remind Americans to Enjoy the Sun Safely this Summer

May 27, 2022

Friday before Memorial Day Declared “Don’t Fry Day” as Reminder to Take Small Steps for Sun Safety Washington, DC – May 27, 2022 – To encourage everyone to take small steps for sun safety, the Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) has partnered with the N …

Melanoma Awareness Month: LOVE THE SKIN YOU WERE GIVEN

May 26, 2022

Guest blog from Amy Nichole, who shares her story as a three-time melanoma survivor and reflects on her journey with her skin health: Let’s fast forward to my teens, it was the IT thing to have tan skin. Being of British, French and Irish descent, my f …

The Melanoma Research Foundation to Host the 2022 Memphis Miles for Melanoma 5K

May 26, 2022

Memphis, TN (May 26, 2022) – The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) is thrilled to announce the next event in its annual Miles for Melanoma nationwide 5K program, bringing together local melanoma patients, survivors, care partners and survivors. This y …

Melanoma Awareness Month: You have one life to live, live it your way and live it to the fullest!

May 19, 2022

Guest blog from Candice Mason, who shares her story with stage IV melanoma and how she gives back to the community through melanoma advocacy and prevention awareness:  My name is Candice Mason. The sun is brutal in the parched desert where I live but I …