Skin Cancer

Danger of Skin Cancer – How Selfies Destroy the Skin

Millions of selfies are taken and distributed on the net every day. Selfies pose a previously little-known danger. The danger is called HEV light (High Energy Visible). According to studies, the blue light penetrates deep into the skin and causes immense oxidative stress and thus also has a negative effect on cells…

Memorial Day Weekend: Pediatric Exposure Alert!

With the official start of summer this Memorial Day weekend, pediatric skin cancer specialists at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital are urging parents to take the necessary steps to protect their children when they are out in the sun this holiday weekend, including poolside or at the beach…