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Nationally Regarded Melanoma Research Advocate and Founder, President of AIM at Melanoma, Val Guild, Dies

San Rafael, CA, May 24, 2020 –(PR.com)– It is with profound sadness that AIM at Melanoma announces the death of its Founder and President, Valerie Guild, on May 21, 2020 from complications of ovarian cancer.

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Researchers urge genetic testing to identify melanoma risk

Australians under the age of 40 are at higher risk of developing melanoma in unexpected and non-sun-damaged parts of their bodies, new research has found.

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World Melanoma Month (May 2020)

May is World Melanoma Month. Learn more about the Melanoma Movement by clicking on the link: https://melanomapatients.org.au/get-involved/melanoma-movement/

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Apps that claim to test moles are missing skin cancers, doctors warn

(CNN)Popular smartphone apps that assess suspicious moles on people’s bodies may not be reliable in detecting all forms of skin cancer, doctors have warned.

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