There was plenty of exciting melanoma news in 2013, from scientific breakthroughs to new treatments to effective melanoma awareness initiatives. In case you missed some of the buzz, here’s a list of the stories that were shared and liked the most by MRA’s Facebook followers during the year.
Why are redheads more susceptible to melanoma? Will an adhesive tape become an easier way to test for melanoma? What has MRA been up to lately? Catch up on the week’s melanoma news with the stories below:
Why Redheads Burn: Gene Receptor Linked to Red Hair and Melanoma via ScienceWorldReport
MRA’s August Newsletter via MRA
Men ‘more vulnerable’ to skin cancer via BBC News
Alarming find: 29% of high school girls use tanning beds via USA Today
The Truth About Base Tans via Women’s Health