Skin Cancer

Skin Damage in Light-Skinned Individuals Compared With Individuals With Skin of Color
July 18, 2022

Susan Taylor, MD, FAAD, compares how skin damage can occur in individuals with skin of color compared with individuals with light skin.

Overview of Skin Damage by the Sun
July 18, 2022

Susan Taylor, MD, FAAD, provides an overview of sun-caused skin damage.

Research Delves into Connection Between Melanoma and Parkinson’s Disease
June 26, 2022

Advances in imaging may help gather more datasets on tumor development from a single experiment.

Elevate Cutaneous Oncology
June 24, 2022

George Martin, MD and Ted Rosen, MD gave a 2-part comprehensive presentation on the changing landscape of cutaneous oncology at Maui Derm NP + PA Summer 2022.

POLL: What Percentage of Skin Aging is Caused by the Sun?
June 21, 2022

Click here to answer this week's poll.

Skin monitoring app bridges care gap, battles burnout
June 19, 2022

Software helps expedite access to dermatology appointments.

Reflectance confocal microscopy slashes needless excisions
June 19, 2022

Study shows nearly 50% reduction in benign lesions excised.

Melanoma bank supports prospective research
June 12, 2022

Frozen primary tumor samples will allow researchers to track lesions as they evolve and better understand the characteristics and biomarkers that distinguish aggressive melanomas.

Study Examines Role of Diet in Melanoma Prognosis
June 12, 2022

Research does not establish causality, but reveals significant relationships between food choices and melanoma thickness.

Pointers with Dr Portela: Wrapping up Melanoma Awareness Month
June 08, 2022

In this week’s Pointers with Dr Portela, the 208SkinDoc talks about the end of Melanoma Awareness Month and gives advice on how to prevent skin cancer.