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Sun protection: New swimwear line has you covered

Source: news.com.au, November 2018 BRISBANE mum Alyshia Morris was shaken to the core when she was diagnosed with two melanomas at the age of 32. She’s turned her negative experience into a positive, coming up with a way to not only stay sun smart herself, but encourage others to do the same. BRISBANE mother Alyshia […]

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‘I found out I had a deadly melanoma at 38 weeks pregnant’

CLAIR Helmrich noticed a spot on her left cheek that looked innocent enough…

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Miss Illinois USA 2018 proves melanoma possible in a fingernail

Karolina Jasko was a high school senior when a nail salon worker pointed out the black vertical line on her right thumbnail.

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PBS push for stage-three melanoma drug

After witnessing family members succumb to cancer, Melbourne man Peter Gourlay was determined to do whatever it took to fight his own battle.

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