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Melanoma’s telling sign: Dark marks under finger and toenails could be cancer precursor

The Australasian College of Dermatologists (ACD) says dark marks under toe and fingernails could be telling signs of melanoma.

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Ink and the lurking malignant melanoma

The popularity of “ink” or tattoos has skyrocketed in modern society.

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On Instagram, an account encouraging skin checks for young people is quietly saving lives

Long holidays in the sun.

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Gov. Blanco’s fight with ocular melanoma brings attention to rare disease

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) – During Governor Kathleen Blanco’s address to the graduates of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in December of 2017, she said she was praying for a miracle.

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